“Not PS5/Xbox Need..” Fans Divided After Elon Musk Hints at Working on ‘X Console Streaming’

Published 12/29/2023, 6:00 AM EST

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Is Elon Musk planning the next big revolution of streaming culture? The X chief has fueled plenty of social media speculations around the same. Musk’s love for gaming and interest in integrating gaming and X is no secret. While the Kick and Twitch rivalry has been going strong, the Tesla CEO also has his eyes set on the streaming business.

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Ever since Elon Musk took over X (formerly known as Twitter), the world wondered, what’s next for the platform? And given his love for gaming, it was about time the world started witnessing the uprising of X as a new rival of Twitch and Kick. With a new year just around the corner, is it time for the video game streaming market to get bigger?

Elon Musk to ‘work’ on making X a direct console streaming app! 

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The buzz around the X streaming service as a mainstream rival to giants like Kick and Twitch has been hot. Moreover, when the entrepreneur himself took to the internet and shared snippets of X Gaming Streaming service while playing Diablo IV, we knew something big was cooking. Now in a recent X thread, the latter has made a striking revelation. A curious user took to their handle and asked, Any chances we can get X onto gaming consoles as a streaming app? I’d gladly pay whatever price I have to pay to be able to directly stream from my PS5 to X.” 

 

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Responding to the query, Elon Musk came up with a promising reply. Yup, we’re working on it,” Musk wrote. According to the response, the X boss is indeed planning to make X the direct console streaming app for your PS5 or Xbox consoles. Of course, as an idea, this may sound ‘too good to be true’. Not to mention, the execution would bring a long list of challenges along. But, if anyone can make this happen, it has to be the richest man on the planet! 

The X thread immediately attracted a lot of attention from gamers all around the globe. As the thread was shared by a reporting agency on X, fans were left divided on the bankability of the idea. Let’s have a look at a few of the fan reactions. 

The idea intrigued a user who believes it “has potential.”

An interesting point raised by a user, who stated the consoles may not need X as much as X does. Thus, Elon Musk would have to make irresistible offers to the parent companies! The user said, “Rememba it is NOT PS5/XBoX need duh X yo .. it is Dah X need them PS5\ Box duh ya.”

 

On the contrary, a fan completely debunked the possibility of a direct X console streaming application. 

 

Another user took a sarcastic dig at the possibility of the idea coming to execution. 

A fan thinks Kick streaming services might be able to catch up to the idea even faster! 

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What do you think about a possible X streaming service direct from your console? 

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Vaibhav Singh Tomar

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