I’m calling the API to retrieve list of streamers from a specific game and listing it, its all okay to usernames that use the occidental alphabet, for oriental one its a bit different.
In this case a Korean username “리니지2주님” can not be accessed by
Twitch or url encoded
If I search it on twitch the username is not that returned by the API but “lovekg”
Sample of API Call:
May I’m doing something wrong, or the API is
This is a often reported issue! Did you search the forums first?
See also: https://github.com/twitchdev/issues/issues/3
You can obtain the correct “login” by parsing the “thumbnail_url” or making an additional call to the users API with the user id from the streams endpoint
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