Viber messaging app breaks into games

Mobile service with more than 100m active users launches new platform
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Voice, video and messaging service Viber has launched its own mobile games client, Viber Games.

Viber Games has already launched in Belarus, Israel, Malaysia, Singapore and the Ukraine. A staggered global rollout is planned over the coming months. Viber's messaging service boasted more than 100m monthly active users at the start of 2014.

"This major expansion of our platform gives people another completely new way to connect with Viber," company CEO Talmon Marco said. "It's an important step for us and we are looking forward to the response from our users."

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