The company, which became a household name in 2020 as the coronavirus pandemic upended society, said games would be among a range of apps across business, leisure, wellness and other categories. Along with Zoom Apps, the company said it is launching Zoom Events, which helps users organize hybrid and virtual experiences, helping with registration, ticketing and other elements.
Ellen Digital’s Heads Up! is one of two games customized by instant game developer Playco for the Zoom platform. Ellen DeGeneres played the celebrity guessing game on her syndicated TV show and her company made it available as an app. The other game heading to Zoom is Ask Away, described as “an ice-breaker social game designed to help coworkers get to know one another in the minutes before meetings,