Zynga is bringing a social deception sport known as ReVamp to Snapchat’s video games platform “soon,” the developer announced on Friday. ReVamp, clearly impressed by the recognition of video games like Amongst Us, is a real-time multiplayer sport the place gamers attempt to discover the vampire amongst… them.
Gamers in ReVamp “aim to reveal who the vampire player is among their group of friends while they renovate the rooms of an old mansion,” Zynga’s description says. The sport additionally options the ceaselessly contentious voting spherical, the place gamers determine to take away individuals they believe are imposters, besides with ReVamp they’re discovering a vampire in a bunch of people, versus an alien in a bunch of “spacebeans.” That is solely the third sport Zynga has launched for Snap Video games, however given the viral success of Amongst Us, it appears poised to be widespread on Snap’s rising video games platform.
Snap first launched Snap Video games to its Snapchat app (a number of snaps I do know) in 2019, a month or so after it launched Bitmoji Occasion. The corporate has launched different fascinating multiplayer video games since, and partnered with different builders. The experiment appears profitable to this point: Snapchat has reached over 200 million gamers with its video games and mini-apps, according to VentureBeat in May, and 30 million gamers play Snap Video games each month.
That’s not as many because the 350 million registered Fortnite players Epic claimed in 2020, nevertheless it’s nonetheless nothing to sneeze at. Plus if Snap can get extra of the now 293 million people who use its app every day, it might shortly change.