Skittles Fans Play Rock, Paper Scissors Online With Live Opponents
The candy brand is challenging fans to play a modified version of the game by holding up different flavors to the camera in an effort to beat the other player.
Skittles is promoting it's new ‘Originals' packs, which feature a Green Apple flavor to replace the classic Lime, with an online game created by Catapult RPM. ‘Rock Paper Skittles‘ is a digital version of the simple ‘rock, paper, scissors' game.
It uses image recognition technology to enable players to hold up a flavor from a pack of Skittles in front of their webcam. The color is then recognized and the player is pitted against a random opponent to see if they can defeat them.