How to Block Facebook Game Requests

by Raja Habib on December 23, 2014

Do you get annoyed by the Facebook game requests? And do you want to know how to block Facebook game requests?

how to block facebook game requests

There are many different things that irritate Facebook users. One of the most annoying and irritating things about Facebook is the game requests you get from your friends.

Facebook has more than 800 million active users. A lot of these users play the Facebook games. Some of these games are very addictive and drive a lot of traffic. For example candy crush alone has more than 10 million active users.

Most of these games give their users an incentive to bring their friends to the game as well. For example the game may give the users some extra gold, awards or fast upgrade to next levels, when thy invite their friends to play the game. This is what makes the players send requests to their friends.

Some people just ignore the requests while other people get really irritated and start un-friending the people who keep sending the requests.

There is a much better solution for this problem, which we are going to share with you in this article. We will teach you how to block the game requests without un-friending the people.

How to block requests by the game or person

To block the requests by game or person, just go to the news feed. Towards the left side of your news feed you can find the heading “apps”.Under this heading there is “games” link. Click on this link.

facebook games

You will find two links: “find games” and “activity”. Click on the “activity” link.

activity link

Then click on “invites”.

respond to your invites

Now you can either click on the “Ignore All” or you can click the “X” next to the accept button. Using the second method you can block the user and the game. And this is the preferred method.

Using the first method that is when you click “ignore all” you can block the game. When you block the game, it would show you a pop-up, which will ask you to either confirm or cancel. Click on confirm.

ignore all

And if you are using the second method, click on the X button next to the sender’s name.

x button

This would show you some options. The first option is to block the game. The second option is to ignore the user. Using the second option would be more appropriate for all the requests from a specific user.

candy crush

You can use the above techniques to block the Facebook game requests without needing to un-friend anyone. Please do let us know if the above techniques were useful for you. If you know any other techniques to block the Facebook game requests please mention them in the comments section below.

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