XMPP provides a scalable platform for real-time signaling, chat and online status (presence). This is used by an increasing number of online games for matchmaking, in-game chat and other activities.
There is a growing number of games adopting XMPP for real-time signaling, push notifications and chat:
|Game / Community
|The Nintendo Switch video game console uses the Ejabberd XMPP server for push notifications.
|EVE Online has switched to XMPP for the in-game chat backend
|A cooperative survival game using XMPP for presence, push, whispers and group chat
|Neverwinter is a free-to-play, action MMORPG based on the acclaimed Dungeons & Dragons fantasy roleplaying game using XMPP for chat, presence, group chat
|Origin is an online gaming and game distribution platform. XMPP is used internally for the buddy and chat system.
|Star Trek Online
|A free-to-play sci-fi MMORPG game based on Star Trek using XMPP for chat, presence, group chat
|Champions Online is a free-to-play superhero MMORPG based on the Champions role-playing game using XMPP for chat, presence, group chat
|League of Legends
|One of the largest online video games using XMPP for chat and game invitations.