Read this Borderlands 3 guide to learn more about the Echocast Twitch Extension! Learn more about the features of the Echo device, how to get loot, and more!
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Upcoming Mayhem on Twitch Event
|Event Duration||October 22 - 28, 2019|
Join in on the fun with the upcoming Borderlands 3 Mayhem on Twitch Event. No details yet have been released on what the event will be so stay tuned for updates!
Part of Borderland's Anniversary Celebration
Every week, Borderlands 3 hosts a new event to celebrate its anniversary! The whole celebration will last from October 1 to November 4, 2019 where it ends with the Bloody Harvest Event.Check Out the Bloody Harvest Event Here
What is the ECHOcast Twitch Extension?
A New Way To View Borderlands Streams
ECHOcast is a new Twitch Extension which changes up the way Borderlands 3 is streamed on Twitch! It hosts several interactive features which let viewers immerse themselves in the Borderlands 3 experience!
Earn Loot From Rare Chest Events
The ECHOcast will also allow you to earn loot which you can then use in Borderlands 3 at launch! This is a great way to jumpstart your massive gun collection!
Must Have Linked Twitch & SHiFT Account
Please note that in order to use the ECHOcast Twitch extension feature, you will need to link your Twitch and Shift accounts. To learn more about making a SHiFT account, click the link below!Check Out How to Make a SHiFT Account Here!
Available for All Platforms
The ECHOcast Twitch Extension Feature is available when playing and streaming across all platforms. This comes after it was launched only for PC users.
List of ECHOcast Features
View Vault Hunter Profile
You will be able to view the streamer's Vault Hunter using the ECHOcast extension. Here you will be able to see the Vault Hunter's current level, weapons, mods and shields, and more!
Check Out Their Whole Inventory
Viewers will also be able to check out the streamer's full inventory. They will be able to toggle through the equipped and unequipped items to get a clearer picture of the Vault Hunter's complete loadout!
Study The Skill Tree
With the ECHOcast extension, viewers will also be able to look at the Vault Hunter's current build. This is a great way for viewers to learn more about the different Vault Hunters, and help them start making their own builds!
How to Earn Loot from ECHOcast
Watch Out For Rare Chest Events
Keep an eye for any Rare Chests that a Streamer finds! These are usually guarded by powerful enemies. Once a rare chest is found, a notification on the bottom right of the screen will appear!
Join The Event As Fast As You Can
Once the notification for the Rare Chest appears, hit "Join Event" as soon as you can! You will only have 30 seconds to join once the chest is found. You will not be able to join once the timer expires!
Winners Are Chosen At Random
Once the timer expires, a number of winners will be randomly selected by the ECHOcast extension from the pool of all participants. The rare items will be sent directly to your in-game mailbox once the game releases.
Items Scale To Your Level
You will be able to redeem the items from the in-game mailbox of Borderlands 3. Keep in mind that the items you acquire this way will scale to your level once you claim the items.