Tinychat is a well known player in the field of hosting free video and p2p chat rooms.Being in the same domain, they have launched Tinychat Next which works the same way as Chatroulette.Includes stories from Slender Man, a fictional character that inspired two 12-year-old Wisconsin girls to stab and nearly kill a friend.
It's as stable as any video chat I've used, even on crappy connections. If you've ever tried video chat, you know the pain of diagnosing connection problems, determining usernames, and figuring out how the app works. It's simple like phone calls, because Google imagines Duo as something like the evolution of phone calls.
There is an “Intruder stopper” option plays fake video upon opening.
A private messaging app that takes from your existing social media profiles and adds them to your “bubble.” The content is posted for all of your friends to see.
The web app itself is pretty bare-bones, with two video panes showing the user & you, a huge pane for text chat and a couple of buttons for controlling the chat.
Each random chat conversation is referred to as a game and you can restart a new game at any time.