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Difficult levels clearly marked

When the student plays at Helpful Games there is now labels on the game levels that may be difficult. It facilitates the student’s choice of level, but also gives an understanding of why a level suddenly seems hard. Read about […]

New game template for guessing words

At Helpful Games, all teachers and parents can create their own games. We create the templates that you can then easily use to create your own games. Now we have made a new game template called Guess word. You fill […]

Copy a game level to another game type

When creating your own game, there are several different game types to choose from for you to create interesting and appropriate game levels. Once you have created a game level, you can now copy the content of that game level […]

Improved search

As Helpful games has grown, it has also become more difficult to find among all the new games. We have therefore developed a new and improved search function where you can perform a normal plain search as before, but now […]

Keep playing assignments

A frequently requested function has been to let the students keep playing the tasks in an assignment that they have been assigned, even after they have completed the task. Now there is a setting when creating an assignment where you […]

New prices for plus membership

We have simplified how the licenses for plus membership are ordered. This means that it is easier to see how much your plus membership will cost you. It will be easier to calculate the total cost on our order page […]

Extra tries on multiple choice questions

When you create your own game and add a game level of type multiple choice, you can now choose to let the students have more chances on the questions: If you activate this setting, students get up to 3 hearts, […]

Create mandatory assignment

A popular function on Helpful Games is to create assignments. Now it is possible to make an assignment mandatory. Then the student must play the tasks in the assignment before any other game or (non-mandatory) assignment can be played. This […]

Print an assignment

Now you may print out all tasks in an assignment. It fits well eg. if you want to create a test or exam where the students only need pen and paper. You can now customize a test by choosing specific […]

Go back to previous questions

Many of our games with multiple questions have a button to get to the next question. See e.g. the green button in the image above. Starting today, it is also possible to go back to the previous question or questions […]