How to play CHESS in Facebook Messenger
We stood there not to jump, but it's an interesting Easter egg : through the Facebook chat and messenger app you can with your partner now chess. When you do you start a conversation by typing just "fbchess play" to start. Automatically becomes your friend then assigned the white pawns and the game can begin. To choose your own color, you can also use the command "fbchess play white" or"blackfbchess play."
The play itself is via the standard chess notation.To make a move you have to mention the place where the piece should go and if the piece in question. So put"fbchess a4" or "fbchess Na4" your pawn to the square a4. If you want to explore the other commands or need help while playing you can use the command"fbchess help."
The functionality exists according subreddit / r / chess since December 2015, but was until now a closely guardedsecret. User-friendly the game is not due to the complicated format, but fun to try if you have some time to kill.
enjoy thus fb new feature
have a nice day.