Most of Roblox’s large participant base is underneath 13 years outdated, so Roblox Corp’s announcement to introduce voice chat got here with a (obscure) promise of security.
Roblox Company, the corporate behind the favored sport Roblox, has introduced plans to introduce a voice chat characteristic. However given the sport’s comparatively younger viewers, the corporate additionally emphasised it is going to maintain the characteristic “secure.”
PC Games N stories that the announcement got here throughout its investor day presentation. The studio acknowledged that the majority communication in Roblox proper now could be text-based, however it is going to be implementing voice in a future replace.
“Textual content chat is the core of Roblox communication at the moment,” stated VP of engineering Adam Miller. “Sooner or later, we count on to open up communication via secure voice chat.”
Miller didn’t go into element about particular security options, nevertheless it’s top-of-mind for folks. The studio gave participant knowledge indicating that greater than half of the each day lively customers are underneath the age of 13, making the security options crucial for implementing such a change. The studio additionally stated that it has roughly 32 million each day lively customers.
Roblox Company is planning to go public on the New York Stock Exchange on March 10, opening with an providing of 198.9 million shares.