How to Unlock Facebook Messenger’s Hidden Chess Game
1. Open up a conversation with the person you want to play against.
2. Type [email protected] play” (without quotes) and send the message. This command will unlock the hidden chess game in Facebook Messenger!
You’ll now see a small chess board on screen, and you or your opponent will randomly be selected for the first move.
3. To make a move, type [email protected] and then the letter that corresponds to the piece you want to move. For a rook, use R and for a queen, use Q. You get the idea. Finally, add the tile that you want to move it to. So, an example may be [email protected] Rc4?.
You can enter [email protected] help” to see the full set of commands. Send the message for the move to take affect.
4. Keep making moves until you or your friend wins, or you could enter [email protected] draw claim” to claim a draw, [email protected] draw offer” to offer a draw and [email protected] resign” to resign from the game.