The firm says that the decision has been taken given the social distancing rules that don't permit large gatherings. It hopes to hold some form of the event this year, and that might happen online.
TwitchCon 2018 started today and the streaming service used its initial keynote to announce a number of new features for streamers, including group streaming and the new karaoke-like Twitch Sings.
The annual convention will bring together streamers from across the globe, with opportunities to expand their channels and further boost their skills. Tickets cost $179 for a three-day pass.
Twitch has confirmed the dates and location for TwitchCon 2017, its annual gaming convention. The event hopes to attract in excess of 35,000 visitors, seen in 2016, with diverse exhibitions.
Twitch has announced its first ever TwitchCon which will take place in San Francisco on September 25 and 26. Gamers and broadcasters will meet up to discuss sharing gameplay videos among other things.