PlaysTV has shutdown, introducing Medal
One of the most popular League of Legends recording software, PlaysTV has shut down on 15th December 2019. This information was been revealed in an official blog post by the developers. PlaysTV is very popular software among the gamers for recording purposes and the news of its closure has saddened many players.
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PlaysTV Official Blog Statement
“Hi everyone. First off, we’d like to thank you all for your support. We’ve really enjoyed working closely with you the last few years, and we’ve learned a lot along the way.”
“On 12/15, we will discontinue support for the Plays.tv website and desktop application.”
“Please make sure to download any of your videos or screenshots before 12/15, as after that date they will no longer be accessible.”
The plays.tv website is now officially offline and can no longer be accessed, users are now presented with a cloudflare error 522 page stating a play.tv host error.
While several services still exist to provide clips of live streams from gamers who broadcast on platforms like Twitch, Medal.tv bills itself as the first to offer clipping services for the private games that more casual gamers play among friends and far-flung strangers around the world.
The service allows users to capture the last 60 seconds of gameplay using different recording mechanisms based on game type. Medal.tv captures gameplay on the device and users can opt-in to record sound as well as their voice if they want.