• Facebook launches AR games for Messenger group video chat

    2 monthes ago - By Venture Beat

    Facebook today announced the introduction of augmented reality games in group video chat with up to six people at once. AR games are available today and begin with two games: Don't Smile, a competition to see who can keep a serious look on their face for the longest, and Asteroids Attack, a game where you pilot a spaceship with your facial mo...
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  • Facebook builds its own AR games for Messenger video chat

    Facebook builds its own AR games for Messenger video chat

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Facebook is diving deeper into in-house game development with the launch of its own version of Snapchat's multiplayer augmented reality video chat games. Today, Facebook Messenger globally launches its first two AR video chat games that you can play with up to six people.
    “Don't Smile” is like a staring contest that detects if you grin, and then users AR to contort your it's an exaggerated Joker's smirk while awarding your opponent the win. “Asteroids Attack” sees you move your face around the navigate a space ship, avoiding rocks and grabbing laser beam powerups. Soon, Facebook also plans...
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