A lot of gamers worldwide are enjoying various worlds created through Roblox. They can access different games in one platform with varying gameplay and characters. If you have a Chromebook and want to play Roblox, you can too.
What is Roblox?
Roblox is an online game creation platform ideally for gamers who want to design and create different games. It is a multiplayer platform to let gamers share their creations with other players. There are millions of active users in Roblox and millions of games created. Users can create a variety of game genres including racing, role-playing, and simulations games.
When you create a game in Roblox, it is called an Obby, which is short for obstacle course. Other players can check out and play the games you created while you can also access other game creations from other players. Roblox features user-generated 3D worlds for players to immerse and interact with other gamers. There is a chat feature, where players can talk to other gamers anywhere in the world if they meet their avatars inside the Roblox worlds.
How do you Play Roblox on Chromebook?
Before you can install and play Roblox on your Chromebook, you will need to update your Chrome OS to the latest version. Take note that not all Chromebook models could run apps from the Google Play Store. You will need to make sure that your Chromebook computer can run Android apps. If it does, you can enable the feature.
Install Roblox on Chromebook via Google Play Store
Go to your Chrome OS Settings. Look for the Google Play Store option. If it is not there, it cannot run apps from Google Play Store. If it is there, select Turn On to enable Google Play on your Chromebook.
- Once you have enabled Google Play, launch the Google Play Store.
- Search for Roblox.
- Click Install.
- After installing the app, click Open.
- Click Sign up to create a new user account. Alternatively, you can click Login if you already have an account.
- Once you have signed up for an account or sign in to your account, you can select an Obby to start playing.
Play Roblox Game on Chromebook via Remote Computer
If your Chromebook does not support Google Play apps, you can still play Roblox through a remote computer. In this method, you will need to have a Mac or PC that has Roblox installed. You can connect your Chromebook to the remote computer, so you can start playing.
- On your Chromebook, go to the Chrome Web Store.
- Navigate to the Chrome Remote Desktop.
- Look for the Add to Chrome button and click to open.
- Click Add App.
- Wait for the process to finish. Once done, do the same with your Mac or PC and install the Chrome Remote Desktop.
- Now, open the Chrome Remote Desktop on both your Chromebook and remote computer.
- Follow the instructions on how to connect both your computers.
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