Snapchat is getting an Amongst Us clone from Zynga
Zynga is bringing a social deception recreation known as ReVamp to Snapchat’s video games platform “quickly,” the developer introduced on Friday. ReVamp, clearly impressed by the recognition of video games like Amongst Us, is a real-time multiplayer recreation the place gamers attempt to discover the vampire amongst… them.
Gamers in ReVamp “purpose to disclose who the vampire participant is amongst their group of associates whereas they renovate the rooms of an previous mansion,” Zynga’s description says. The sport additionally options the steadily contentious voting spherical, the place gamers resolve to take away individuals they believe are imposters, besides with ReVamp they’re discovering a vampire in a gaggle of people, versus an alien in a gaggle of “spacebeans.” That is solely the third recreation Zynga has launched for Snap Video games, however given the viral success of Amongst Us, it appears poised to be fashionable 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, in line with VentureBeat in Might, and 30 million gamers play Snap Video games each month.
That’s not as many because the 350 million registered Fortnite gamers Epic claimed in 2020, however it’s nonetheless nothing to sneeze at. Plus if Snap can get extra of the now 293 million folks that use its app each day, it may shortly change.