@whimpers If you get the entire message object it should have a fromuid field, using that id you can get the user object at user:<uid> everyone in the room receives the message, you can get the users in the room from chat:room:<roomId>:uids
Is it possible to add a chat room?
Is it possible to add a chat room? Everyone can speak there publicly like shoutbox https://community.nodebb.org/topic/503/nodebb-plugin-shoutbox-shoutbox-plugin
There is a global chat plugin: https://github.com/NodeBB/nodebb-plugin-global-chat