June 12, 2015
I’ve made a number of elaborate, cool (if I do say so myself) overlays over the past year, but I approached this one with the idea of making it as simple as possible. An overlay that isn’t too flashy, something that occupies enough space to draw attention, but not so much it takes that attention. This is the first overlay in the Simple Minimal Overlay series, a style of overlay aimed at those streamers looking for something very simple, and straightforward, but with hints of class and elegance.
With over 150 stream graphics available, this can all get a little overwhelming. Perhaps you don't know your Twitch overlays from your stream alerts, or what exactly Professional Customisation means on our stream design pages. Well, take a look at our guides section.
My name's Lou and since 2014 I've designed & maintained everything you see, from website to stream overlays. Twitch Overlay isn't impossibly large teams with zero accountability - any order or contact you make, you're talking to me and me alone so feel free to get in touch.
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