Facebook is launching a new way to view gaming content on the social network: the Facebook Gaming tab. The tab is in its initial rollout today to tens of millions of people, and that will expand to more people in the coming weeks.
Last year, Facebook announced a to the mobile app navigation bar on Facebook for people to get personalized shortcuts to the products they use most often. The Facebook Gaming tab is one of those shortcuts, said Vijaye Raji, vice president of gaming at Facebook in an interview with GamesBeat.
“Gaming is pretty huge on Facebook, with 700 million people on our platform,” said Raji. “They play games, watch each other play games, or build communities in groups.”
As an example, the Pokémon Go