Fb introduced this week, in celebration of its first 12 months of Messenger video games, it’s including new group options equivalent to livestreaming and video chat.
When Fb introduced Instantaneous Video games final 12 months, it had 17 video games in its repertoire, together with Pac-Man, Galaga, and Area Invaders. Now it’s obtained over 70 video games with a number of extra to return subsequent 12 months, together with the likes of Sonic, Offended Birds, and Disney Tsum Tsum.
The largest replace to Messenger is the addition of a livestreaming choice. To stream your self enjoying your Messenger recreation, you faucet the digital camera icon within the nook of the display. The printed can be saved to your Web page or profile after it’s full. I don’t know the way a lot of an viewers there’s for livestreams of Tetris, however I’ve been stunned earlier than.
One other replace is the flexibility to recreation whereas video chatting. The characteristic will initially be examined with the sport Phrases with Associates. Naturally, you’ll nonetheless be capable of use Fb’s humorous video filters, as a result of what’s social media for if not enjoying phrase video games when you seem like a cat?
The livestreaming began rolling out this week, whereas the video chat characteristic can be launched early subsequent 12 months.