The developers are well aware of this, and in collaboration with Twitch, have decided to enable drops so that viewers can earn items to use in-game.
More importantly, however, are the exclusive streamer drops, cosmetic items that will only be available by watching specific broadcasters, including the likes of Imane "Pokimane" Anys, Félix "xQc" Lengyel, and more.
Here's how to get Twitch drops and everything available to earn in Rust.
Rust Twitch drops - How to get
The drops will be available starting 7th January, all the way through the 14th, ending at 11:30pm UTC/GMT (3:30pm PST).
Here's what you'll be able to unlock regardless of stream simply by watching Rust content for two, four, and eight hours respectively:
On top of this, if you tune to specific channels, you'll receive extra incentives based on the content creator of your choice. Here are all the cosmetic items up for grabs:
You need a total of four hours per stream to get the items. Here's a list of all the available streams:
- Auronplay - Hoodie
- Jacksepticeye - Storage
- Lilypichu - Jacket
- Ludwig - Hoodie
- Myth - Chestplate
- Pokimane - Garage Door
- Shroud - Hoodie
- Sykkuno - Longsleeve Tshirt
- xQc - Assault Rifle
Rust - How to activate Twitch drops
Follow these simple steps to get started: