To initiate a chat, the player can either press next to the person in the Friends List or press the Add Chat Participant button in the chat menu accessible from the overworld screen (default: Enter).
Chats can be hidden by pressing the icon in the top right of the Chat Menu and pressing Delete. Deleted chats are only hidden from the list of chats. Starting a new chat with a friend will reopen the old chat.
A set of predefined messages to send are provided in the chat menu.
- What a performance!
- Invite me again!
- Let me switch characters!
- Let's start the challenge!
- Come over here!
Emojis can be sent in chat. The Chat Menu must be open to see emote. When it is closed, only a short form of the emoji is displayed.
Up to 16 Emojis can be saved to the player's Emoji Collection for quick use.
In Co-Op Mode, a chat for the team is automatically created.
In some events, there are different chats created.
- Windtrace: Different chats for Rebels, Hunters, and Team. For example, there is a "Secret Chat" for the Rebels.