Cancel a game round

There are several ways to cancel a game round, but now most games have a button called Cancel which cancels the entire game round regardless of how many questions the student has answered. The result is saved as usual as […]

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 […]

Create groups of 100 students

A teacher is now allowed to create up to 100 students in a student group. This assumes that the teacher is a plus member. If the teacher is not yet a plus member, the limit is 50 students per student […]

Turn off sound effects

In some of our games there are sound effects. These are not required for the game’s function, but are intended to enhance the user experience. Sometimes it may be helpful to turn off these effects. Therefore, there is now a […]

Helpful Games as app for Android

Helpful Games is now available as an app for Android devices on Google Play¹. The app is compatible with phones ans tablets running Android version 4.0.3 and above and works on almost any screen sizes. Yoy’ll find the app here: […]

Plus membership per student instead of group

We have now simplified license management for plus membership on Helpful Games. Plus membership is now bought per student and per teacher. All already acquired plus memberships, which was based on group licenses, have been converted to corresponding student licenses. […]

Secure communication

From now on, Helpful Games has https encryption, which means that you as a user browse on a secure connection and that all communication between web server and your browser is encrypted. If you look up in the address bar in […]

50% discount for teachers on plus membership

A few weeks ago, we introduced a limit on the number of groups a teacher may create without being a plus member. A teacher now needs to be a plus member to create more than the first free group. As […]

Creating multiple groups requires plus membership

Starting today, an active plus membership is needed to create more than one student group. With a plus membership, a teacher can create 20 groups and a parent 2 groups. If you do not have a membership, you can create […]

Your name on your public games

Now you can clarify who created your public games. In your personal settings, you can now choose to let your name appear in the game information text on your games. Note that changing this setting will make your name visible […]