Discord makes it more affordable to pay for perks when a $10 Nitro subscription or premium membership is beyond your budget. After testing, the company is launching a Nitro Basic plan for $3 per month on October 20th, which offers 50MB of file uploads and allows for custom emoji anywhere. You’ll miss out on Nitro’s regular 100MB uploads, HD video streaming, custom profiles, server boosts, and most activities (more on that in a moment), but this might come in handy if you’re just uploading short videos or emojis from one to Want to showcase streamer server.
Activities (shown above) are also introduced in earnest. Chatters can now play games, watch videos, and otherwise share experiences without leaving the app. Only putt party and Watch Together are available for free, but regular Nitro users can invite non-subscribers to join an expanded catalog that includes games like chess and sketch heads. More activities should be available as developers build for Discord’s platform.
At the same time, apps are becoming more and more useful. Discord is now testing premium app subscriptions, which allow you to pay to unlock features without having to go somewhere else first. And if you’re running a server, there’s now an App Directory to help you find useful add-ons.
The strategy behind Nitro Basic and the other upgrades is clear. Discord hopes not only to attract more subscribers, but also to foster an app ecosystem that will ultimately strengthen the company’s bottom line. However, you might not mind if this helps you pass on a full Nitro account or attend a viewing party.
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