Get rewarded for streaming and creating videos of Core games or game development!

Do you stream or make videos of Core?

Get rewarded for creating your content! Whether you stream on Twitch or create videos on YouTube or TikTok, you could be eligible for perks for content creation featuring Core. Both gaming and game dev content creators can become official Core Affiliates today. Whether you're a growing channel or an established influencer, everyone is encouraged to apply!

Make Awesome Content

Twitch streamers, YouTubers, and TikTokers can become official Core Affiliates for simply doing what they already love: playing games in Core or creating games and worlds themselves.

Earn Perks

All of our Core Affiliates get rewards for content creation, including a monthly cash reward, free characters and cosmetics, and early access to patch notes.

Get Promoted

Get boosted across the official Core social media. The best content creators may also enjoy the high visibility of the Core community as "Featured Content Creator of the Month".

Grow Your Brand

Build your channel and community with Core Sponsored Events like player tournaments and game jams with awesome prizes provided to you exclusively for your audience.

Application Process

How to Apply

Applications to become an official Core Affiliate will be evaluated on a rolling basis as applications come in. Whether you're a growing channel or an established influencer, everyone is encouraged to apply!

Applicant Criteria

If you love streaming games or creating videos, you may be a good Core Affiliate applicant! Some of our favorite content creators bring in their audience for "Let's Play" streams with their community, and others create game dev tutorial videos to empower people to make their own awesome games on Core.


Requirements

Must submit sample piece(s) of content showcasing Core gameplay or game development in the application process.Must be a dedicated content creator with a proven history of commitment.Must be a brand-aligned content creator with no inappropriate/offensive content or history.Must create content in English, German, Swedish, French, Spanish, or Russian. We will expand to other languages in the near future, so we encourage you to apply now so we can contact you when we add other languages to the program. Aside from what language the content is in, must be able to communicate in English.
What responsibilities do Core Affiliates have?

We're looking for dedicated, passionate creators who enjoy producing content. Core Affiliate streamers are expected to stream Core at least 3 times a week for at least an hour duration each. Video content creators are expected to create at least 2 Core videos per month of at least 5 minutes in length. For TikTokers, you should make at least 6 TikToks featuring Core games/game creation in a month. Based on the viewership of your Core videos and streams, you'll receive more rewards!


Benefits

As you grow your channel, your rewards as a Core Affiliate grow as well! Depending on the number of views on your Core videos or streams, you will receive a cash reward every month and perhaps even some surprise awesome swag in the mail and free characters/skins/mounts. Outstanding content creators may also be promoted by official Core channels and be sponsored for events and prizes exclusively for their community. These sponsored events include Player Tournaments and Game Jams with prizes provided by Core to help your grow your channel and audience! Best of all, for each person who joins the Core Multiverse from your content's referral link, you'll earn $3 per first play session of new account referrals (up to $2,000 per month)! 💸💸

YouTube - Content Creators

Core content creators on YouTube historically have made video tutorials and gameplay montages. Applicants should have a minimum of 200 subscribers on YouTube and > 3000 total video views in the last 30 days from their past videos. You can check your legacy stats on Socialblade to see if your YouTube channel meets the requirements.

Afterward, Core Affiliates receive rewards based on the viewership of their Core videos according to the table below!

YouTube ChannelBronzeSilverGoldPlatinum
Requirement3000 Total Views / Month7500 Total Views / Month15,000 Total Views / Month50,000 Total Views / Month
Monthly Reward$100 USD$150 USD$300 USD$500 USD
Swag Reward* Core T-ShirtCore HatCore Water BottleCore Hoodie
Additional RewardsEarly Access Patch NotesEarly Access Patch NotesEarly Access Patch NotesEarly Access Patch Notes
Core CharacterCore MountCore Fantasy BundleLegendary Founder's Bundle
---Sponsored Event Opportunity

Twitch - Streamers

Streamers on Twitch play Core games with their community. Jump from game to game with your viewers in both co-op and competitive games. Other streamers show off their development progress of their streams or teach their audience in game design! Applicants should have a minimum of 300 followers on Twitch and a minimum 25 average viewers over your past month's Twitch streams. We use SullyGnome to check Twitch stats.

Afterward, Core Affiliates receive rewards based on the viewership of their Core Twitch streams according to the table below!

Twitch ChannelBronzeSilverGoldPlatinum
Requirement25 Avg Viewers60 Avg Viewers120 Avg Viewers350 Avg Viewers
Monthly Reward$100 USD$150 USD$300 USD$500 USD
Swag Reward* Core T-ShirtCore HatCore Water BottleCore Hoodie
Additional RewardsEarly Access Patch NotesEarly Access Patch NotesEarly Access Patch NotesEarly Access Patch Notes
Core CharacterCore MountCore Fantasy BundleLegendary Founder's Bundle
---Sponsored Event Opportunity

TikTok - Content Creators

Gaming and game dev TikTokers are encouraged to apply for the Core Affiliate Program. With your Core's fast prototyping and iteration speeds, one can easily create proof of concepts to explain game development concepts or share their game's devlogs! There are tons of worlds to explore in the metaverse, and so many adventures and funny moments to capture. Applicants should have a minimum of 500 followers and at least 15,000 views in the past month.

Afterward, Core Affiliates receive rewards based on the viewership of their Core TikToks according to the table below!

TikTok ChannelBronzeSilverGoldPlatinum
Requirement15,000 Total Views / Month37,500 Total Views / Month75,000 Total Views / Month250,000 Total Views / Month
Monthly Reward$100 USD$150 USD$300 USD$500 USD
Swag Reward* Core T-ShirtCore HatCore Water BottleCore Hoodie
Additional RewardsEarly Access Patch NotesEarly Access Patch NotesEarly Access Patch NotesEarly Access Patch Notes
Core CharacterCore MountCore Fantasy BundleLegendary Founder's Bundle
---Sponsored Event Opportunity

* An affiliate who joins a high tier will earn all previous tiers' swag rewards (eg: a Platinum streamer will earn the Core T-Shirt, and Core Hat & Water Bottle).

Affiliates Referral Program

Referral Program

If you’re a Core Affiliate, you can refer other content creators to join the Core Affiliates Program!
Receive $50 USD for every successful referral with additional rewards after reaching each tier.


How to Make Referrals

Criteria

To be eligible to make referrals as a Core Affiliate, you must be a part of the Core Affiliates Program for at least (1) month.

Requirements

You will only receive the rewards after:
Your referral(s) qualifies for and complies with the Core Affiliate Program TermsYour referral(s) has been accepted into the program and has published at least (1) piece of Core content

Rewards

You will receive $50 USD for every successful referral with additional rewards after reaching each tier. You can receive a total of $2,950 by making 41 referrals and reaching Diamond tier!

QuartzOpalEmeraldRubyDiamond
Total Referrals1 Referral3 Referrals7 Referrals10 Referrals20 Referrals
Referral Payment$50$150$350$500$1,000
Tier Rewards$50$100$150$200$400
Total$100$250$500$700$1,400

About Core

Core is an endless universe of games to play and worlds to explore designed by a global community of creators. Whether you’re interested in playing unexpected takes on your favorite genres, exploring worlds with friends, or unleashing your own game ideas, Core is your portal to the multiverse.

Core is available for free now; we are currently in Open Alpha, and the journey is just getting started. With creator incentives and events being added frequently, our community is growing every day. Create, play, and download Core today.

Check out the games and worlds Core creators are making!

Everything below is created in Core by our talented creator community!
Whenever you play Core games with your community, you directly support the indie devs on our platform.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What does it mean to be an official "Core Affiliate"?
You are a streamer on Twitch or video producer on YouTube or TikTok who makes awesome content showcasing Core games or game development. You love jumping into Core and playing games with your community, or you're passionate about teaching others game development so that they can makes their dreams into reality!

How do the rewards work?
All Core Affiliates get tons of perks, including a monthly cash award, and $3 per first play session of new account referrals (up to $2,000 per month) driven from content you create. As you grow your channel, your perks also increase! Depending on audience numbers, you receive a bigger monthly cash reward with every new tier you reach.

What is a 'brand-aligned' content creator?
A 'brand-aligned' content creator never breaks the Core Code of Conduct. You know how to have fun, but never crack jokes that'd seriously hurt or bring down other people. You aren't involved in drama or controversy, and you have a friendly, awesome community.

Am I excluded from creating other types of content?
Nope! You can still stream other games and create videos that aren't related to Core-- only your Core-related content will count toward your number of viewers for channel tiers and rewards though.

What is Manticore Games?
Manticore Games is the developer and operator of Core, a multiverse where games and worlds are brought to life by creators just like you. Members of our team launched Spore, The Sims, Dead Space, and dozens of other titles.

Do you have the full legal details somewhere?
Yes, here are the Core Affiliate Program Terms.

Sounds exciting! How do I apply?
Apply online here.

I have more questions! Who can I ask?
Send an email to affiliate@manticoregames.com, and we will be happy to answer.

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