Facebook is one of the most engaging and addictive social media platform. But it also offers mini-games called Instant Games in it’s Facebook app. Initially, Facebook introduced Chess and Basketball games to Messenger. But later on moved them to Facebook app. So, now you can play your favorite instant games in Facebook app itself.
Besides Facebook app, you can also install Facebook Gaming (Free) app from Play Store to enjoy gaming. This app is specially dedicated to gaming. Using this app you can play games and watch gaming videos. You can find almost all types of games here.
Play Instant Games in Facebook App on Android
So, in this tutorial, we are going to show you how to play instant games in Facebook app on Android. You can find thousands of mini-games on Facebook. Just select your favorite game and play. However, in this tutorial, we will play Basketball instant game in Facebook App.
Step 1: Open Facebook App and go to Gaming
First of all, open Facebook App on your smartphone. After that, tap on hamburger menu in Facebook app. Here, you will see several options tiles. Tap on Gaming tile to go to Facebook Gaming.
Now, you can see gaming videos, streams and play mini-games here. Further, tap on Play tab from the top bar.
Step 2: Select your Favorite Game and Tap on Play Now
Step 3: Choose Notifications Setting and Play Instant Games in Facebook App
You may be prompted to turn on game notifications. You can choose to enable or disable them. So, tap on appropriate option to turn on or off messages from the game.
Now, your selected Basketball instant game will start. You can play the game by swiping up the ball into the basket. Each successful basket shot gives you 2 or 3 points. And if you fail to basket the ball, your game is over.
Step 4: Exit the Game after Playing
After you are done with playing instant games on Facebook, you can press back button to exit the game. Next, tap on Exit to Gaming on the top to close current instant game. Here, you will have options to share your favorite instant games with your friends on Facebook to compete with them.
Play your Favorite Instant Game with your Friends on Facebook
So, that’s how you can play your favorite instant games in Facebook app. Just like Basketball, there are several other instant mini-games on Facebook Gaming platform. You can enjoy them with your friends. Just share the link on your profile or via messages on Messenger. You can also check how to disable video autoplay in Facebook app.
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