xQc claps back at Fresh & Fit over “simp” remark on Pokimane leaving Twitch

Virginia Glaze

xQc is hitting back at Fresh & Fit podcast host Myron Gaines after he known as Pokimane followers “simps” when she introduced her departure from Twitch.

In late January 2024, well-known Twitch streamer Imane ‘Pokimane’ Anys introduced that she was leaving Twitch after ten years of broadcasting on the platform.

This transfer got here as a large shock to followers, given Poki’s previous feedback on remaining loyal to Twitch over competitor websites like YouTube and Kick as a result of her affinity for Twitch’s chat tradition.

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Pokimane cited a plethora of points with Twitch as causes for leaving the platform, calling the corporate “messy” and saying she’d really made the choice to step away months prior.

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Now, it appears like Pokimane is streaming wherever she pleases, going stay in her first-ever YouTube broadcast on February 1 — and though her departure from Twitch has sparked fairly the dialog, it additionally incited some negativity towards the web star.

Fresh & Fit’s Myron Gaines slams Pokimane amid Twitch exit

Myron Gaines, co-host of the Fresh & Fit podcast, lashed out at Pokimane and her “simp” viewers in a scathing tweet shortly after the information broke.

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“Men are waking up and beginning to cease simping for a ineffective Twitch 304,” he wrote. “Good work bros! The tide is lastly beginning to flip.”

The Fresh & Fit podcast has turn out to be a controversial subject on social media over the previous yr because of the hosts’ divisive views on girls and masculinity, as evidenced by Gaines’ publish.

However, fellow streaming icon xQc didn’t appear to be an enormous fan of Gaines’ tweet and clapped back at the podcast host in a biting reply.

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“This is your mind on rejection,” he stated. “‘The tide,’ lmfao. Nice publish bro, I hope the drones prefer it.”

Thus far, it doesn’t appear to be Gaines has responded to xQc’s barb — however Pokimane did cite some points with the rise in “manosphere, crimson capsule bullsh*t” on Twitch as a part of her causes for leaving the platform.

“I really feel like that stuff has flourished inside the male-dominated stay streaming sphere of issues,” she admitted in an episode of her podcast. “It was simply actually disappointing to see this neighborhood and this trade that I’ve a lot love for relish, nearly, on this sh*t.”

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