As one of the most popular social media platforms, Facebook added games on their messenger app. They first introduce a basketball game last March because of the new NBA season and March Madness.
According to the company, it was a huge hit among users for it was played 1 billion times. You will only be able to play the game if you’re app is in the latest version of messenger.
Aside from basketball, facebook also had other games such as chess where they introduced it last February and you can play it by typing the keyword @fbchess at the chat box. They also have a soccer game called “keepy up” to commemorate Copa America and Euro 2016. You can launch the soccer game the same way you start the basketball game. The goal of keepy up is keeping the soccer ball at the air.
Facebook messenger also added 1,500 new emoticons to serve their users with various ethnicities. It now has female swimmers, police officers, pedestrian, a runner and many more. Facebook also revealed that they will add more emoticons in the future. It is a good news for the users so that they will not be weary to the same emoticons that they are using when interacting with their friends.