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Gaming Templates for Twitch & YouTube Gamers (Streaming Overlays, Banners, and More!)

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Are you a live streamer looking for an OBS stream overlay, Twitch panel creator, YouTube banner maker, or other streaming assets? You can create your own with no software required—no design experience required either! 

Whether you're looking for an animated logo maker or a galaxy YouTube banner, Placeit has you covered. It's much more than an online banner maker—create custom logos, videos, intros, and so much more.

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Placeit is an easy-to-use online tool—customize and design content right from the comfort of your browser. There's no need for special software or installation here, and it's free to jump right in and start designing.

Choose from a huge library of professionally designed templates, like these.

PlaceIt Twitch Overlay Template
There's a huge library of gaming templates on Placeit—and they're all customizable too.

But don't worry—you don't have to stick with any of these templates, right out the box. They're just a starting point. Change the colors, move assets around, add text, change fonts—you can do it all with Placeit, and come up with something unique for your channel. 

Design and save drafts of your work, all from your browser. When you're ready to download, it's one low fee—or, with a low monthly fee, download as much as you want! It's an awesome deal.

It's never been easier to make a banner, panel, or overlay. It's a Minecraft YouTube banner maker, YouTube channel banner maker, an animated logo maker... and more!

Free Twitch Overlay Maker
Test out this Free Twitch Overlay Design—customize it right in your browser and download it now, for free.

Sounds fun, right? Well, it is—fun, easy, and simple to get started. Check out this selection of awesome, customizable content, especially designed with gaming in mind.

How to Make Custom Gaming Logos, Video Intros, and More Online

Let's take a look at some of the designs on Placeit that you can start customizing right now. These are perfect for streamers—there's even free content to check out!

1. Futuristic OBS Stream Overlay Maker

Futuristic OBS Stream Overlay Maker

Looking for something simple and stylish? Check out this overlay. Maybe you'd prefer it in a different color—that's an easy change with Placeit.

2. Cute OBS Stream Overlay Design Template

Cute OBS Stream Overlay Design Template

Neon colors can make for a really fun aesthetic, as you can see in this design. Again, keep in mind that these designs are a starting point, if you want them to be. They're yours to mix, match, and change up.

3. Pixel Art OBS Stream Overlay Maker

Pixel Art OBS Stream Overlay Maker

Pixel art can be a perfect look for retro gamers—which side of the bit wars were you on, SNES or Genesis? The war might be over, but that generation is hardly forgotten. Would you consider pixel art for your channel's aesthetic?

4. OBS Stream Overlay Maker Online Designer

OBS Stream Overlay Maker Online Designer

Where do you want your focus to be in your live stream? Will there be a large video portion, like in this customizable design? Or would you prefer a smaller window for your webcam? 

5. OBS Webcam Frame with Custom Frame

OBS Webcam Frame with Custom Frame

Or maybe you stream video game covers or your artwork. We didn't forget about you, creative streamers! Maybe something clean and minimalist, like this design, is more up your alley.

6. Gaming Animated Logo Reveal Anime Inspired

Gaming Animated Logo Reveal Anime Inspired

Show off your logo or avatar with this awesome, animated introduction—this one is 2D animated, and perfect for channels that fancy an anime vibe. I don't know about you, but I got major Dragonball FighterZ vibes here. 

7. Animated Logo Video Opening Template Maker

Animated Logo Video Opening Template Maker

This stylish, animated logo maker can be a great fit for a whole host of genres. Change the colors, add your logo or imagery, and you'll have a professional video opening in a flash.

8. Glitch Animated Logo Maker Template

Glitch Animated Logo Maker Template

If you like the glitch look and feel, check out this animated logo creator. Making an intro for your gaming footage, live stream, or other content has never been easier.

9. Wall Break Video Intro Animated Logo Stinger

Wall Break Video Intro Animated Logo Stinger

This custom video is a great fit for slogans, logos, and more. Introduce your gaming team or list of competitors in your gaming tournament with a dynamic smash through this digital wall.

10. Fantasy RPG Gaming Animated Logo Introduction

Fantasy RPG Gaming Animated Logo Introduction

Is your content all about the fantasy genre? Maybe you play a lot of RPGs or MMOs on your channel or livestream—maybe even DnD! Check out this customizable opening—add your text, your names, and more.

11. Animated Gaming Logo for Fighting Games

Animated Gaming Logo for Fighting Games

Having a fighting game tournament coming up? Or maybe you and your friends are a bunch of Smash Bros enthusiasts. Check out this animated logo—it's fully customizable, and you can also use it for static projects (like T-shirts, posters, and more)!

12. Animated 8 bit Logo Maker Featuring a Cute Character

Animated 8 bit Logo Maker Featuring a Cute Character

Love pixel art and an 8-bit look? Whether you're a retro gamer or a speed runner practicing for your best time on stream, an animated logo like this one could make a perfect intro. Remember, these are all customizable too.

13. Animated Gaming Logo Maker for an RPG Guild

Animated Gaming Logo Maker for an RPG Guild

Here's another fun, pixel-inspired design. If you'd prefer to see this knight in blue, green, or yellow, that's all doable—and from the comfort of your browser, too. 

14. Fortnite-Inspired Animated Gaming Logo Maker

Fortnite-Inspired Animated Gaming Logo Maker

This Fortnite-inspired design could work for a whole host of projects—whether you're playing live for your audience or sharing footage on YouTube. If blue isn't your thing, try out some other colors, other fonts, and more.

Want to Learn About Streaming, OBS, and More? 

Eager to stream but not sure where to start? Check out these free tutorials from Envato Tuts+ to help get you started:

How to Create Custom Twitch Overlays, Panels, and More

Next, let's take a look at some content specifically for Twitch. Create your own custom banner online—your own Twitch panels, your own overlays, and more. Take a look at all of the Twitch-centric content Placeit has to offer.

1. Custom Twitch Panel Maker

Custom Twitch Panel Maker

A good channel has Twitch panels that easily explain all of the who, what, and when for their audience. Whether you're looking for something cute, something minimal, or something eye-catching, Placeit is the perfect Twitch panel maker. 

These are just a sample of the many designs you could customize.

2. Abstract Gaming Controller Free Twitch Banner Maker

Abstract Gaming Controller Twitch Banner Maker

If you're looking for an online banner maker, give this one a try. It's simple, clean, and a perfect addition for your Twitch Banner. In fact, you could remix it for your Twitch offline banner too. 

3. Twitch Banner Maker Featuring a Liquid Background

Twitch Banner Maker Featuring a Liquid Background

Here's another abstract design with a lot of possibility. Keep in mind that these designs can be remixed to meet all of your professional branding needs—from banners to title screens to YouTube banner artwork.

4. Pixel-Art Background Free Twitch Banner Maker

Pixel-Art Background Twitch Banner Maker

It's a great idea to have your social media platforms clearly and easily visible for your viewers—get them to follow you on as many platforms as possible, to extend your reach. Consider a Twitch banner, like this one, that puts all your info out there. 

5. Free Twitch Banner Template With a Minimalist Target Graphic

Free Twitch Banner Maker with a Minimalist Target Graphic

Less is often more—check out this classy Twitch banner. Use it for your main banner, your offline imagery, and more. Keep it as is, or swap out the logo, change the colors, and move design elements around. It's up to you.

6. Free Twitch Banner Generator With Emblem

Free Twitch Banner Generator with Emblem

There are a number of abstract backgrounds you can test out on Placeit, like this one. It's more than just choosing images, though—all of these design elements can also be moved around to match your taste.

7. Twitch Offline Banner Maker With Tech Images

Twitch Offline Banner Maker with Tech Images

Having an image display when you're offline helps relay important info to your viewers, when they tune in but you're not around. If you're looking for an easy Twitch offline banner maker, give this one a shot.

8. Offline Twitch Banner Template With Space Background

Offline Twitch Banner Generator with Space Background

Isn't this imagery striking? You can work with this one or import your own on Placeit—keep it simple or add extras. It really is a browser-based design tool.

9. Abstract Twitch Offline Banner Maker With Neon Lines

Abstract Twitch Offline Banner Maker with Neon Lines

Have you thought about which colors best represent your live stream? What's your professional brand? If you're not feeling the purple in this layout, change it up and give some other colors a try. It's easy and free to test out some design options, right now.

10. Twitch Online Banner Generator With Diagonal Lines

Twitch Offline Banner Generator with Diagonal Lines

Isn't this color scheme trendy? This one could work beautifully for those looking for a YouTube background maker too. How would you customize this layout for your Twitch stream?

11. Free Twitch Offline Banner Creator With a Futuristic Layout

Free Twitch Offline Banner Creator with a Futuristic Layout

Whether you're looking for a space-themed Twitch background or a galaxy YouTube banner, this one has a lot of potential. Imagine it in neon green, or maybe even a dark blue. What would you try?

12. OBS Twitch Stream Overlay Generator

OBS Twitch Stream Overlay Generator

Placeit also has a large selection of Twitch overlays that you can customize for your stream, like this one. Again, you can click and drag to move elements around and make the perfect overlay.

13. Twitch Overlay Maker Template for Gaming Streamers

Twitch Overlay Maker Template for Gaming Streamers

Here's an overlay with space for your webcam and a lot of focus on gameplay footage. Remember, this is just a starting point—you can move elements, remove elements, and more.

14. Twitch OBS Webcam Frame With Modern Border

Twitch OBS Webcam Frame with Modern Border

Maybe your stream is more about hanging out—playing music or chatting with your audience. Keep it simple but professional with a clean, minimalist Twitch overlay like this one.

15. Twitch Stream Overlay for OBS With Sharp Lines

Twitch Stream Overlay for OBS with Sharp Lines

If you're looking for a Twitch overlay maker, there are so many options here, like this one. Not only that, it saves a lot of time—jump in, easily try different options out, and boom—you're done.

16. OBS Twitch Overlay Stream Design Template

OBS Twitch Overlay Stream Design Template

Isn't this stream overlay template cute? Add images, move content, try out different color schemes—there are so many ways you could jump in and make this template your own. Why not give it a shot, right now?

Want to Learn More About Twitch Streaming?

Streaming on Twitch is a lot of fun—and it's easier than you might think too! Check out these free Twitch tutorials from Envato Tuts+ for even more Twitch tips and info.

Want to Create YouTube Channel Banners, Thumbnails, Backgrounds, and More?

Now, let's take a look at some content especially for the YouTube content creators out there. From thumbnails to banners, there's plenty you can create on Placeit—and easily too, with no software and no design experience required.

1. YouTube Thumbnail Maker for a Gaming Review Channel

YouTube Thumbnail Maker for a Gaming Review Channel

Placeit is an awesome YouTube thumbnail maker—whether you're reviewing a game or sharing your gaming knowledge, a template like this can prove to be the perfect starting point.

2. YouTube Banner Art Maker Thumbnail for a Gaming Channel

YouTube Thumbnail Designer for a Gaming Channel

Reviewing hardware? Maybe a template like this one is the perfect starting point for you. You can replace this imagery with any custom image—and you can save your work on Placeit for future thumbnails too!

3. Gaming YouTube Banner Maker for Gaming Hardware

Youtube Thumbnail Generator for Gaming Hardware

A strong template can be mixed and remixed, just like this one. Replace the imagery with any custom image of your choice, or choose from the ready-made images on Placeit. 

4. YouTube Banner Art Maker Thumbnail for Gaming Channels

YouTube Thumbnail Maker for a Gaming YouTube Channel

Love Nintendo Switch? Me too—and this template is a perfect fit for your Nintendo commentary, game reviews, and more! There's plenty of other minimal gaming illustrative work to choose from too.

5. YouTube Thumbnail Maker for a Gaming YouTube Channel

Youtube Thumbnail Maker for a Gaming YouTube Channel

Imagine this one with a different controller. This could be the perfect gaming YouTube banner maker for so many different projects—from announcements to reactions, from gameplay footage to commentary.

6. YouTube End Card Design Template

YouTube End Card Design Template

You can make and customize a YouTube end card on Placeit too—check out this fun, energetic design. This content could double for those looking for a YouTube background maker too. 

7. Multicolored YouTube Banner Maker Gaming End Card Maker

Multicolored YouTube End Card Maker

Looking for something colorful and fun to match the energetic tone of your YouTube content? Check out this design. You could completely mix it up with new colors, move content around, and more.

8. YouTube Banner Maker Gaming Screen Template

YouTube End Screen Template with Social Media Icons

Looking for the perfect Minecraft YouTube banner maker? Templates like this one could be the perfect fit for your next Minecraft let's play. Prefer another background or want to feature your avatar? You can import your own images into Placeit, too!

9. Simple YouTube End Screen Template Maker

Simple YouTube End Screen Template Maker

There are so many options when creating content with Placeit—you could also remix this YouTube end screen to work as your Twitch offline banner! Elements can be easily added, removed, and moved around.

10. Free YouTube End Screen With Abstract Frame Textures

Free Youtube End Screen with Abstract Frame Textures

Here's another design to check out—imagine this one with a yellow background and green elements. It would totally change the look up, right? Jump right in and give customization a try for free, right now.

11. YouTube Banner Template for a Gaming Channel

YouTube Banner Template for a Gaming Channel

Love a retro 80s aesthetic? This is just one of many options, over on Placeit, that you can check out and customize. It would be an awesome fit for those of us who are into retro gaming.

12. Free YouTube Banner Maker Design

Free YouTube Banner Maker Design

There's a lot of beautifully designed and illustrated imagery to choose from on Placeit too, like this YouTube banner maker design. If the logo isn't your style, move it, customize it, or drop it completely. 

13. YouTube Banner Creator Template Maker

YouTube Banner Creator Template Maker

Here's a different take on a retro aesthetic. There's a collection of backgrounds that you can swap out for this one too, if you're digging the look but you'd like to mix it up. Give it a shot.

14. YouTube Banner Creator Template for Gaming Channels

YouTube Banner Template For Gaming Channels

Dig a space look and feel? This galaxy YouTube banner has some abstract elements worked in too. What colors and fonts would you try with this one? Remember, this template is just a starting point, and not necessarily your final design.

15. YouTube Banner Maker Template Designer

YouTube Banner Maker Template Designer

Isn't this design artistic? There's so much interesting abstraction here—it could make for a really visually engaging YouTube banner. Mix up the background colors here, and you can create something really colorful and fun.

Want to Learn More About Making YouTube Content?

Are you a YouTube content creator looking to improve your content? Or maybe you're just getting started, and you could use some extra help. Check out these free tutorials on Envato Tuts+ for even more YouTube content:

The Best Twitch Emotes From Placeit

Give your viewers an incentive to subscribe to your Twitch channel when you offer them your own custom Twitch emotes. Today we take a look at the best Twitch Emotes from Placeit. All can be created quickly and easily at Placeit using their online software. 

Twitch Chat Emoji Featuring a Crying Dog

Dogs are always a hit on the internet. So of course we had to include a Twitch chat emoji featuring a dog. The template is easy to customize using the Twitch emote creator.

Twitch Emoticons Featuring an Illustrated Non-Binary Gamer With Thumbs Up

Twitch Emoticons Featuring an Illustrated Non-Binary Gamer with Thumbs Up

Support is always a good thing, so when you need a thumbs-up Twitch emoticon that says "job well done", this is a great choice for you. 

Cute Twitch Emote Featuring a Kitten Laughing Out Loud

Twitch Smile Emote Featuring a Kitten Laughing Out Loud

If you're into cats, then you'll love that Placeit's Twitch emojis feature tons of cats. This one is the perfect cat LOL emote. Use the Twitch emote maker to personalize the template by adding your own colors and font. Making Twitch Emotes has never been easier. 

Twitch Smile Emote Featuring a Drag Queen With Swag

h Smile Emote Featuring a Drag Queen with Swag

Smile, and the world smiles with you... well maybe not all the time, but it's still a good thing to lead with a smile, and that's exactly what you'll do when you use this cool smile Twitch emote to show your emotions. 

Twitch Emote Featuring Funny Dogs

Twitch Emote Featuring Funny Dogs

How awesome is this photo featuring a very exuberant doggie? Hype indeed! Use the custom emote maker to add your own spin to this great template. 

Twitch Emote Template Featuring Cute Animals

Twitch Emote Template Featuring Cute Animals

This is an excellent racoon Twitch emote template for expressing emotions related to being grumpy, unhappy, or puzzled. Think of all the great Twitch emote text you can add to this terrific template. 

Twitch Emote Maker Featuring a Confused Man

Twitch Emote Maker Featuring a Confused Man

When things are crazy, you need the right Twitch emote template to communicate that. That's where this Twitch emote comes in. What  better way to say WTH than with this awesome, eye-popping emote?

Twitch Chat Emote Template Featuring a Dinosaur

Twitch Chat Emote Template Featuring a Dinosaur

Depending on how you decide to customize this Twitch chat emote, it could be a sweet, friendly dinosaur or a crazy, scary dinosaur. So add the scariest thing you can think of to raise the hair or add a smiley face to create a Twitch smile emote.

Cute Twitch Emote of a Chilled Cat Smoking

Cute Twitch Emote of a Chilled Cat Smoking

What could be better than a cat Twitch emoji? The answer is: a chilled cat Twitch emoji! This one featuring a smoking cat in sunglasses is easy to customize—all you need to do is use the Twitch emote creator to change the colors and the text to suit your needs.

Twitch Emote Featuring a Character Crying

Twitch Emote Featuring a Character Crying

Making Twitch emotes couldn't be easier with the Twitch Emote Creator. Once you've selected your favorite emote, it's simply a matter of choosing the right background color, graphic, and text, and your job is done. 

Want to Learn More About Twitch Emotes?

Twitch emotes are a great addition to your Twitch channel. Check out this free Twitch emotes tutorial from Envato Tuts+ as well as articles on other Twitch resources. 

The Best Discord Backgrounds From Placeit 

If you're wondering how to get custom Discord themes, check out the Discord theme maker from Placeit. Today we'll share some of the best Discord custom backgrounds you can find there. 

Discord Theme Template With a Futuristic Style

If you love neon, you'll love this Discord custom background featuring geometric neon lights. Use the Discord maker to customize your theme in no time at all. 

Discord Theme Design Template Featuring Game Level Backgrounds

Check out the Asian-inspired nightscape—a great custom Discord background to give your account some pizzazz. And the best part is that you do all your customizations online, without having to learn new software or take a design class. 

Cool Discord Background With a Horror Game Theme

A wide variety of Discord users will love this cool Discord background. The theme offers a wide selection of Discord background images to choose from, and once you've decided on your image, just choose your color scheme and text.

Discord Theme Design Template With an 8-Bit Aesthetic

Lovers of vintage computer games will want this Discord server background, with its 8-bit aesthetic of old-school graphics. Use this template and bring that vintage look to your account today.

Custom Discord Background With 8-Bit Games Aesthetics

If you love the idea above but want to experiment with other looks, how about this one? In fact, each template featured here has its own set of alternative background styles, so be sure to explore a theme fully to find the exact custom Discord background you're looking for. 

Neon Discord Theme Creator Featuring a Cool Background

Here's another template that brings the magic of neon to your Discord server background. Customize this fab Discord theme quickly and easily when you use the Discord theme generator. 

Discord Theme Design Maker Featuring a Japanese Scenery

Here's another Asian-inspired custom Discord background that serves up the whimsy. This one is distinctly Japanese, featuring Mount Fuji, a Torii gate, and plenty of cherry blossom trees.

Cool Discord Background Featuring a Desert Scenery

From Japan to the desert. This illustrated Discord custom background is a super fun choice for sprucing up your account. Customize it to suit your own taste in a matter of minutes. 

Custom Discord Background With Fantasy Land 

Who doesn't love a good fantasy? Well if this particular dreamscape isn't to your liking, the theme offers plenty of others to choose from. Try them all out to see which you prefer, and then change the color of the frame and add your text.

Discord Theme Design Template With Lava and Volcanoes in the Background

With Placeit, you'll never have to wonder how to get Discord themes again because there are enough great choices to keep you experimenting for months, but really who has the time? Once you find a theme you like, simply customize it using the Discord Background Maker, add it to your account, and keep it for a while to allow your fans and followers to get used to it.

Want to Learn More About Discord Background?

If you want more info on Discord backgrounds as well as gaming resources, check out these helpful resources below: 

Take Your Professional Gaming Further With Placeit!

Gaming is a lot of fun—and it's never been a better time to jump in and share your passion for gaming with the world. With live streaming, video sharing, competitive gaming, and so much more out there, starting your professional gaming venture can be overwhelming. 

A tool like Placeit can help take some of the complication out and get you back to doing what you love—gaming and sharing with your audience. Easily make a banner, an overlay, or a logo in a snap!

Why not consider giving Placeit a look? It's free to get started and begin designing, right now, from the comfort of your browser. If you create something you love, it's easy and simple to download your creation. Not only that, but you won't have to worry about licensing, usage, or other complicated matters that can come with commercial use. It's all covered.

Good luck, and happy gaming!

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