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TikTok has this exclusive section to play

The company behind TikTok would be interested in adding a video game component without neglecting short videos, dances and trends. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration

The application of TikTok would undergo an important change in the near future because, in addition to being a social network dedicated to the production of videos short films in vertical format, would also have a section dedicated to video game that would allow users to have fun in the time spent on the platform.

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The developer company of the social network, ByteDanceconsider that TikTok is an application with the potential to become a super appa platform dedicated to more than one function for users. That is why within the projects that are in mind is to convert to the global version of the social network on a mobile gaming platform without reducing its core video aspect.

This novelty, which was reported by the Financial Times, could even see the light of day in a period as short as the next week. Furthermore, this would not be through a app apart, but would come integrated in the own social network in the form of a tab dedicated to gaming so users will not have to perform an additional download to access this new contents.

Access to the mobile games section within the app will only require the app to be updated with a download from the Play Store or the App Store.
Access to the mobile games section within the app will only require the app to be updated with a download from the Play Store or the App Store.

New gaming tab on TikTok

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The addition of space dedicated to games phones within the application will only require that it be updated with a download from the Play Store wave app storeplatforms on which this new version of TikTok would be available in a few days.

According to the Financial Times report, ByteDance indicated that this special space will allow people to access a “lots of mobile titles” and even a strategy of advertisements within them so that it is profitable for the company to develop this additional section.

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On the other hand, in order to make the space more attractive to the players, we have thought about establishing improvements through a payment systemwhich must also be compatible with the purchasing system of the app store Apple to facilitate its implementation in devices iOS.

Although the relative time period in which this change will be implemented in the platformit remains unknown how ByteDance will generate the amount of Titles which indicates.

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Purchases within the games section of TikTok must meet the specifications of Apple's integrated purchase system in order to be implemented on iOS devices. (Manzana)
Purchases within the games section of TikTok must meet the specifications of Apple’s integrated purchase system in order to be implemented on iOS devices. (Manzana)

One option would be to develop them independently, but another is another app’s method like Netflixwhich will venture into the world of mobile games with the support of other video game development companies.

New features within TikTok

TikTok recently added new editing tools for video, audio and text clips, including their duration in videos, which is expected to make it easier for content creators to produce videos with subtitles on the web. app.

In addition, a new tool has been introduced that adds layers to the videos to make them more dynamic. Similarly, users now have the ability to modify the speed of a video clip.

New editing tools in TikTok (TikTok)
New editing tools in TikTok (TikTok)

To these new tools is integrated a mode of Photography for users who want to share images with higher quality. These may be moved horizontally and is aimed at those who seek that their images do not lose quality when shared on social networksas is the case with professional photographers.

This modification comes along with the possibility of writing larger descriptions with a total of up to 2,200 characters for each post. This additional space will serve to give more information about the stories that users share in their publications.

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