'All accounts for users that are under the age of 13 are set to only communicate with friends.Only friends in the approved friend's list can personal message, invite another user into games, or to join a VIP server.
'If users or their parents are witnessing any bad behaviour in the game, we urge them to flag the 'abuse report' function in the game so that these participants can be handled by the Roblox team.
Parents are often quick to remind their children to never start a chat with strangers out in public or in the street, but what about the Internet?
There was other stuff that was worse and because Morgan thought it was just coming from characters in the game, she replied.'She downloaded it about three months ago so she and her big cousin could play it together.'One day she turned to me and said: 'Mummy, somebody messaged me this morning.' He was asking her to go to his house.'I took it off her straight away. The safety needs addressing.' Jackie Gordine said her eight-year-old daughter Daisy was also contacted through the app.
The 43-year-old from Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, said: 'We check Daisy's i Pad for safety now and again but we had no idea about these messages.'It was only when I saw Jemma's post on Facebook that I found out Roblox had a chat feature, and sure enough when I had a look she had a message from a total stranger.
Online social gaming platform and mobile phone app Roblox was launched in 2006 and has more than 30 million players across the world.