With Snapchat coming in and changing the wave of live streaming on social media, many marketers have already figured out ways in which to use the platform for advertising. From filters to sponsored snap ads, businesses have already found a way to captialize the use of Snapchat.

With that, the PR team for the X-Men franchise has found a way to revolutionize the medium: by making X-Men:Apocalypse tickets available to be sold on Snapchat. This makes them the first film to ever do so.

RELATED:SnapChat Is Getting Sued For Allegedly Saving Biometric Data From Face Filters

Through a swipe option, fans will be directed to ticket buying sites where they can then purchase tickets for the film.

Not only was X-Men the first to implement ticket sales on Snap, they also took over the filter section, making every filter option X-Men themed, much to the disdain of those of us who aren’t avid X-Men fans.

To keep up with more stories like this,follow us on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook!

About The Author Samantha Callender

Samantha Callender is a multimedia journalist whose work ranges from entertainment journalism to pieces highlighting social issues in multicultural communities. Samantha strives to find intersects between entertainment and social matters, believing that pop culture has the power to not only entertain the masses, but to educate them as well. Her goal when storytelling is to write pieces that serve as a catalyst to prompt dialogue and activism. Her work can be seen on VIBE, The Source, Jet Magazine, The Root, and Cosmopolitan Magazine.

comments (0)

Your email address will not be published.

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>