Snapchat is getting an Amongst Us clone from Zynga
Zynga is bringing a social deception sport referred to 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 sport 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 buddies whereas they renovate the rooms of an previous mansion,” Zynga’s description says. The sport additionally options the incessantly contentious voting spherical, the place gamers resolve to take away individuals they think 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 in style on Snap’s rising video games platform.
Snap first launched Snap Video games to its Snapchat app (a whole lot of snaps I do know) in 2019, a month or so after it launched Bitmoji Celebration. The corporate has launched different fascinating multiplayer video games since, and partnered with different builders. The experiment appears profitable up to now: Snapchat has reached over 200 million gamers with its video games and mini-apps, in keeping with VentureBeat in Could, 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 people who use its app every day, it may shortly change.