Twitch Co-founder Kevin Lin joins BAYZ board


The co-founder of live streaming platform Twitch, Kevin Lin, has joined Web3 gaming and esports organisation, BAYZ, as its new Strategic Advisor.

BAYS own co-founder, João Borges, says: “Considering all the exceptional experience in operations, strategy, culture and innovation, we will count on Kevin’s help in several initiatives to continue following BAYZ’s successful journey in the Brazilian and global market.”

Between departing Twitch and arriving at BAYZ, Lin co-founded Metatheory, the creator of Sci-Fi web3 game franchise, DuskBreakers.

“Expanding the gaming culture and innovating in the ways of consuming games is the challenge that moves my career,” says Kevin Lin. “Joining the BAYZ team means, for me, to continue exploring the potential of an industry that continues to grow.”

BAYZ currently employs over 70 people and has invested over $1.5m in blockchain gaming titles such as Metasoccer, Legends of Venari, Fancy Birds, Castle Crush, Footium, Monkey League, Pegaxy, Influence, Big Time and Genopets.