- 1 How can I be a good Playtester?
- 2 What do you ask a Playtester?
- 3 How do I get more Playtests?
- 4 Is Playtesting a job?
- 5 What is feedback in a game?
- 6 How do you get feedback on a game?
- 7 How do I get paid on PlaytestCloud?
- 8 How can I earn money by playing games?
- 9 Do you have to be 18 to use PlaytestCloud?
How can I be a good Playtester?
Being a Good Playtester
- Choose to playtest games that fit your gaming preferences and style.
- Try your best to learn the rules quickly, but don’t worry about knowing all the details at the beginning.
- Play the game the way it is meant to be played.
- Ask questions, but save deep discussion until after the game is over.
What do you ask a Playtester?
10 Insightful Playtest Questions
- How much time did you feel like you were playing for?
- What was your strategy?
- How far in advance could you predict your opponents’ moves?
- To what extent did you react to your opponents’ moves?
- Can you explain why the victorious player won?
How do I get more Playtests?
One of the most important elements in the lifecycle of game development is playtesting.
- Recruit Your Target Player. When designing your playtest, you should be keenly familiar with the type of player your game is for.
- Test Your Test Before You Test!
- Take the Pressure Off.
- Rock the Survey.
- Analyze in Aggregate?
Is Playtesting a job?
Is playtesting a job? No. Keep in mind that being a playtester is not a full time job but more of a fun way to make some money on the side occasionally. Generally, a 15 minute playtest will have a reward of $9 USD.
What is feedback in a game?
In game design, positive feedback can be defined as occurring whenever one useful achievement makes subsequent achievements easier. In other words, whenever someone gains something in a game, it gets easier to make further gains.
How do you get feedback on a game?
Tell them that you want them to play it and say aloud what they are thinking. Tell them to think of it as if they are doing a let’s play of this game. Also, tell them you are not going to talk or answer their questions because you want to simulate how they would play it in their own home.
How do I get paid on PlaytestCloud?
Payment proof from a PlaytestCloud tester. Playtest Cloud pays out through PayPal, and this is the only option. Payment processes within a few days after a verified testing session and you don’t need a minimum payment amount.
How can I earn money by playing games?
What apps pay you real money to play games?
- Swagbucks. One of the most well-known paid-to-play apps, gamers can play Swagbucks on their iPhone and Android apps.
- MyPoints. When you join MyPoints, you get the best bonus of all the top sites- $10.
- Mistplay. Mistplay is a widely popular paid-to-play app, and for good reason.
Do you have to be 18 to use PlaytestCloud?
PlaytestCloud is certified COPPA compliant. Parents of children below the age of 13 in the USA must be verified before their child or children are able to participate in game tests or surveys directed to children.