WebRTC has been promising a glorious future of peer to peer communications since its initial release back in 2011. As always the reality is a bit more difficult than it sounded. We'll take a look at what WebRTC gives you as well as, importantly, what it leaves out. We'll take a look at the hurdles involved in implementing WebRTC. Finally we'll see how we can combine WebRTC services with Web Components to realise that glorious future with very little effort.