Better YouTube Gaming

Better YouTube Gaming

BetterYTG enhances YouTube Gaming Livestream's with more emotes (Twitch, BTTV Emotes), new features, and more.

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What is Better YouTube Gaming?

Better YouTube Gaming is a Chrome extension, designed to enrich the YouTube Gaming livestream's experience. It incorporates Twitch and GIF emotes, hundreds of custom emotes, a Twitch-styled chat, improved chat functionalities, and several enhancements. Although currently, live notifications are available solely for the Ice Poseidon channel, support for other channels is under progress. As the extension is still in beta, users are encouraged to report any bugs or issues on GitHub. It is open source and covered under The GNU General Public License v3.0.

By: sparcut
Rating: 3.81 (37)
Version: 0.3.0 (Last updated: 2019-09-10)
Creation date: 2019-09-09
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • storage
  • background
  • tabs
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Size: 2.84M
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Other platforms

Not available on Firefox
Not available on Edge

Live notifications are currently only available for one channel (Ice Poseidon) while support for other channels is developed.

  • Twitch.TV emotes!
  • GIF emotes!
  • Hundreds of custom emotes!
  • Twitch styled chat!
  • Improved chat!
  • Tons of enhancements!
  • Even more coming soon!

Emote Dictionary -

(BETA WARNING) This extension is still in beta, please be aware you may experience issues. In these (hopefully) rare occasions, please submit the bug on GitHub via the link below. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.

The extension is fully open source, covered under The GNU General Public License v3.0. If you would like to contribute or submit feature requests, bug reports, issues etc. please follow this link to

User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • Great emotes from Twitch on Youtube Live
  • Compact chat and random name colors
  • Likes the colored names feature
  • Hasn't been updated in 2 years
  • Many features no longer work
  • Extension breaks notifications
  • Emotes aren't showing up on screen
  • Bugs and functionality issues
Most mentioned
  • Need for updates
  • Issue with emotes display
  • Colored names feature
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Risk impact

Better YouTube Gaming is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Better YouTube Gaming if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Better YouTube Gaming has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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