WeirdChamp is a unique Twitch.tv emote, based on fighting game pro and live stream commentator Ryan “Gootecks” Gutierrez, added to the website as part of the FrankerFaceZ collection.
The emote shows Ryan with a disappointed expression on his face. The emote on Twitch.tv is used to express disbelief or disappointment.
WeirdChamp is part of the PogChamp variants, which all feature a facial expression of Ryan as following:
Origin of the emote
The original image was taken from one of the streams featuring Ryan, like the first emote based on his facial expression, PogChamp.
WeirdChamp was added to the FrankerFaceZ collection in mid-2018, which is a browser extension that enhances your viewing experience on Twitch.tv by adding unique emotes, chat features, etc. to your pleasure.
Spread of the emote
Given its origin and the popularity of the original emote, it has been a daily driver and highly liked emote on Twitch.tv.
As of 10/12/2019 according to the website StreamElements, WeirdChamp is the 12th on the list of most popular/used emotes on the website Twitch.tv, making it one of the most popular emotes.
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