Snapchat has announced a new set of Halloween Lenses and Bitmoji features, together with some new exclusives for Snapchat+ subscribers to have fun spooky season.
Which may assist so as to add a seasonal really feel to your Snaps – first off, Snap’s added a spread of latest Halloween-themed lenses, together with Rune Room, which stamps runes throughout your partitions, and Spooky Pet, which might rework your pet right into a ghost-like apparition.
As you may see within the video, there’s a complete vary of Halloween Lenses to discover, which can little question be common throughout the occasion.
Snap’s additionally added 5 new Bitmoji costumes, together with a cat burglar, a satan catsuit, a superhero, a cheerleader, and an 80s aerobics teacher.
And that’s not all – as per Snap:
“For a restricted time solely, safe Fantasy Wings to your Bitmoji, that are completely out there on Snapchat till November 1. Or, if dressing up isn’t for you, select from three new festive Halloween t-shirts, together with two spooky graphic tees and one which merely reads ‘That is my Costume’.”
Amid the broader metaverse hype, Bitmoji have develop into an excellent larger focus, with Snap hoping to push the choice as a digital identification software, with a view to enabling individuals to combine their Bitmoji characters into future experiences.
Which is sensible – over a billion Bitmoji characters have been created, and many individuals already use them as a digital avatar within the app. It stands to purpose that a minimum of a few of these customers might be eager to make use of their Bitmoji doppelganger as their metaverse avatar as nicely, and as this turns into a extra ordinary conduct, Snap’s seeking to re-angle Bitmoji style, particularly, as a brand new expression choices.
Lastly, Snapchat’s added some new profile background choices for Snapchat+ members, offering an unique for its paying subscribers.
I imply, it will not be a lot, however Snapchat+ sign-ups are on the rise, now with over 1.5 million paying subscribers. Just a few new backgrounds might not appear to be a giant deal, however clearly, there’s curiosity within the possibility both method.
And other than private utilization, there might be model choices right here, in utilizing Snapchat’s Halloween options to boost your seasonal posts and updates. Linking into the occasion may assist to seize consideration, and the fitting Lens might be a good way to lean into the theme.