Use iMessage apps in Messages on iPhone
In the Messages app , you can decorate a conversation with stickers, play a game, share songs, and more—all through iMessage apps—without leaving Messages. You can expand your message options by downloading more iMessage apps from the App Store.
Browse and download iMessage apps
In a Messages conversation, tap to open the iMessages App Store.
Tap an app to see more details and reviews, then tap the price to purchase an app or tap Get to download a free app.
All purchases are made with the payment method associated with your Apple ID.
Use an iMessage app
In a conversation, tap an iMessage app in the app drawer.
Tap an item in the iMessage app to add it to a message bubble.
Add a comment if you want, then tap to send your message or to cancel.
Decorate with stickers
If you’ve downloaded a sticker app from the App Store, you can enhance your photos and videos with stickers in Messages.
In a conversation, tap a sticker app in the app drawer.
Touch and hold a sticker, then drag it on top of a message in the conversation. Before you release it, you can do any of the following:
Adjust the angle: Rotate a second finger around the finger dragging the sticker.
Adjust the size: Move a second finger closer to or away from the finger dragging the sticker.
You can also place the sticker on top of another sticker, or on a photo.
To see text that’s covered by a sticker, double-tap the sticker.
To see more information about the sticker, touch and hold the sticker, then tap Sticker Details. You can do the following:
See who sent the sticker.
View the iMessage app that sent the sticker.
Delete the sticker—swipe left, then tap Delete.
Manage iMessage apps
Tap in the app drawer.
Tap Edit, then do any of the following with your iMessage apps:
Reorder apps: Drag .
Add an app to your Favorites: Tap .
Remove an app from your Favorites: Tap .
Hide an app: Turn the app off.
Delete an app: Swipe left on the app, then tap Delete.