What is CardBoard.Live?
CardBoard.Live is a twitch extension powering an unparalleled level of accessibility for viewers engaging with Gods Unchained content on Twitch. Viewers are able to gleam a plethora of information from the perspective of their favourite streamers, including the player’s:
- hand and cards on the board
- deck list
- the sanctum
- god powers
How do I use CardBoard.Live?
As a Twitch viewer, you don't need to do anything to be able to interact with CardBoard.Live as it's up to the Twitch streamer/content creator to install the extension if they choose to use it on their channel.
CardBoard.Live works on desktop browsers only, so you won't see it when viewing on mobile.
How does this help me stream directly on Twitch?
As a content creator it’s always powerful when you’re able to bring your audience into the moment and be a part of your gaming experience. The Gods Unchained Twitch Extension does exactly that. It provides your viewers with a unique and immersive way to engage with your game content and be a part of all the action!
Does it cost to use CardBoard.Live?
Nope! The twitch extension is completely free for anyone to install and set up.
How do I install the Twitch extension? How do I get involved?
The following guide will run you through the installation and setup of the Gods Unchained CardBoard.Live Twitch Extension:
Step #1 - On Twitch, navigate to your ‘Creators Dashboard’ via the dropdown in the top right. Then once inside the ‘creator dashboard’ select the ‘extension’ tab on the left. Select the ‘discovery’ sub-tab and search for ‘Gods Unchained’.
Step #2 - Click on the install button on the ‘Gods Unchained CardBoard.Live’ twitch extension.
Step #3 - Once the extension is installed click on the ‘configure’ button.
Once the configuration window pops up, click on the ‘click here to download the app’ button.
Step #4 - Once the app has been downloaded, install it and finish this installation by running CardBoard.Live Gods Unchained.
Once the Gods Unchained CardBoard.Live application opens, click on the ‘Login with Twitch’ button. Complete the login process.
When prompted to authorize the application, hit “authorize”.
Step #5 - Activate the extension by clicking the activate button, which will allocate the extension to overlay 1 on twitch.
To confirm this was completed correctly you will see the following window in the desktop application, and if you navigate back to your “my extensions” tab on twitch, you’ll see the extension listed under “Activated” in the Overlay 1 position as well.
Step #6 - As you stream and play Gods Unchained, you can leave the ‘Gods Unchained CardBoard.Live’ application open in the background. The application will automatically detect a game once you’ve loaded into a match and chosen your god power.
To confirm the application is detecting the game you should see the application display game status as ‘connected’.
Note: the ‘Chat messages’ tick can be toggled to enable/disable if viewers can send Marketplace links direct to your chat via the extension. If this is disabled, viewers will still be able to copy the URL to the marketplace from the extension.
Frequently Asked Questions
My decklist is shown on stream, is this in order of cards being drawn?
No, the decklist is organised in alphabetical order and does not indicate any gameplay elements beyond the knowledge of what cards are in your deck.
How do I purchase cards via the extension?
Users are able to click on a player's card in the decklist and choose to be taken to the marketplace list on either Immutable X, Token Trove, Aqua. Users can then follow the process on each respective marketplace to link their wallet and make the purchase.
Can I turn off the chat link option for marketplaces?
Yes you can! You can configure the twitch extension via your “My extensions” tab in “Extensions” section of Twitch. Click on the cog wheel icon and you’ll have the option to adjust certain parameters.