Facebook Messenger chat service has become a popular mode of communication with your contacts. Most of you must have a Facebook account and might also be using the Messenger service. But do you know that you can play game with your friends in Facebook Messenger? Surprised! Don’t be because it is true, inside the messenger Facebook has placed a hidden game of chess which you can play. So how come you don’t know this game and why have you never seen it before, it’s because the game is hidden and you need magical words like Alibaba to open the den.
No more teasing now, to open the game you just need to type @fbchess play in your open conversation with your friend.
As you send this magic command there will appear a chess board. The person being challenged in the game will get the first chance to play. So, if you have sent the message your friend will be the one getting the first chance to play with white pieces.
Now to select a piece there are specific commands as following: K for king, Q for queen, B for bishop, N for knight, R for rook, and P for pawn. For example, if type @fbchess Pe4 the Pawn moves to cell 4 with e column.
If you are not sure there is help available for this game of chess just type @fbchess help and you’ll get all the details required to know before to play the game.
There is nothing great about the game but it surely is a nice addition to Facebook Messenger and could pave way for more games in future the chat service.