Sodapoppin's Overlay and Alert Design

I was given the opportunity to work with Sodapoppin, one of of the biggest streamers on Twitch. This all came about because a fan of the site tagged me in a Twitter post (thanks K!TTeN).  I enlisted the help of Froyd, who worked on the initial design for the overlay and the motion graphics. We created in-game overlays, a custom intro/intermission screen, and some of my favorite alerts yet. Let's take a look at how it all came together.Read more


Rampage Jackson Twitch Design

Rampage Jackson's Twitch Stream Design

I was anxious to get to work as soon as I found out that I'd be designing Twitch layouts and alerts for Rampage Jackson. Typically my style is a bit more "clean" and "simple", but being challenged to create something a bit different was especially exciting when creating something for such an electric personality.

Read more


Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare Free Overlay

Our next free overlay is now live! This time, it’s free Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare overlay - which was designed to work for other first person shooters as well! In this post, we'll also take a look at the animated version - which is available in the Nerd or Die shop.

Read more


Animated Overwatch Overlay Featured

Animated Overwatch Overlay for OBS, Twitch and More

Our animated Overwatch Overlay is now available in the Nerd or Die store.  In this post we'll talk about how you can set it up in a couple of minutes, as well as customize it a bit to your liking.Read more


Free Overwatch Overlay

Free Overwatch Overlay Mega Pack for Twitch and YouTube Gaming

To celebrate the release of one our favorite games to play, we created a free to use Overwatch overlay! If you like this design, let us know by commenting below, we’re thinking about making this design into an animated version. So check back to catch any updates on that.Read more


Are You Ready to Rock? - Twitch Design for JasonParadise

I used to be a huge Guitar Hero player back in the day.  We're talking hours upon hours of playing, enough practice for me to beat Through Fire and Flames on expert (but still not as good as this guy). Anyways, when I got the request to create some designs for JasonParadise, a competitive Guitar Hero player, I was really excited.Read more


How to Install OBS Plugins

Install OBS plugins, set up global sources and scenes

For this guide we’re going to install OBS plugins, set up some global sources, and create a couple of scenes. To start, make sure that OBS is not currently open. The first plugin we are going to install is called the Video Source Plugin. We are going to download the 64-bit version of this plugin because that is the version of OBS we are going to use in this tutorial. After you download the .Zip file, you can simply extract the files directly into your plugins directory. This directory can be found on your computer in Program files > OBS > Plugins and that’s it!Read more