The games is a major expansion to the app. The company has partnered with game developers including Storm8 and Playtika to bring unique gaming experiences to the platform. It featured Viber characters and exclusive content.

The launch line-up features both  Viber Candy Mania and Viber Pop from leading mobile game network Storm8. Another feature Wild Luck Casino from leading casual games developer, Playtika.

The games were built using a new private API that allows users to sign in with their Viber ID to connect with their friends and contacts on the app. You can send them gifts, and brag about their achievements. Users will also be able to send game invites via Viber, and see what games their friends are currently playing.

“Viber Games is the latest feature in our ongoing enhancement of the Viber platform.Whether users are bragging about their achievements, sending gifts or simply checking out what their friends are playing, Viber Games is another engaging way for people to connect within the app,” said Michael Shmilov, Viber’s COO of the company.