Facebook gaming hub, Fb.gg has launched on Android in a limited beta test.
The new app, first spotted by Sensor Tower, arrived just a few days ago and is currently in beta testing.
The app allows gamers and fans to discover a “universe of gaming content”. Connect with creators and join communities and play instant games like Everwing, Words with Friends, Basketball FRVR, and others.
Facebook directly challenging Twitch and others kicked off in earnest this year, with the launch of its own version of Twitch’s Partner Program. Facebook ’s gaming creator pilot program, allows its viewers to tip their favourite gamers with a virtual currency. Referred as Facebook Stars, with each star equating to $0.01.
The Android version of the Fb.gg beta app launched on October 9 and already has over 10,000 installs on Google Play.