Frequently Asked Questions

System requirements

The games can be played on any device that has a Google Chrome web browser, such as a computer, tablet or phone. Also plays well on Mozilla Firefox and Microsoft Edge.

How to play

On a computer, use the arrow keys or the A-S-D-W keys to move, space to shoot, P to play, Enter to pause, F to enter full screen mode, and M to pause the music. Alternatively, drag the screen with your mouse pointer to move, and right-click to shoot. In the menus, press the underlined letter or click the icon to select that option.

On a tablet or phone, swipe the screen to move, tap the top to pause, and tap the menu icons to select them. To play the game in full screen, tap the three dots at the top right to open the browser's menu, and select "Add to Home screen". Close down the browser, and then restart the game by tapping on the game icon on your start screen.

If you make it past the first game level, and also beat your own high score, then you can enter your name into the scoreboard, for others to see. Use the arrow keys and space bar to write your name.

See the specific games below for more info.

Technology

The games are HTML5 based, using Javascript as programming language, the WebGL API for graphics, and the Web Audio API for sounds. No third party code libraries are used.

This means that the games are online only, and they run in the safe evironment of a web browser, unable to harm or affect your devices.


Internal errors

If you get a message about an internal error, please write down the message and send it to us, so we can fix the problem.

Cemetery

This game is inspired by the arcade game Pac Man. Collect the leaves at the cemetery, but stay away from the ghosts that hunt you. When you pick up a graduate hat, you get temporary powers to hunt them for extra points. Every 5,000 points a fruit appears. Collect it to add another life. The three ghosts have different strategies. Learn about it to get an advantage against them. Catch the chicken for an extra life.

On a computer, use the four arrow keys to control direction. Press the I key for info, the P key to play and the Return key to pause. To control direction, you can also use the A-S-D-W keys, or you can swipe using the mouse pointer.

On a tablet or phone, swipe the screen to control direction. Tap at the top to pause.

Skipper

This game is inspired by the arcade game Tetris. Stuff as many of the crates as you can on the boat, by turning and shuffling them around for the best fit. When a row is full it will be eliminated, and you'll get extra points. If the boat gets overloaded, it will sink.

On a computer, use the left and right arrow keys to move to the sides, the up key or space key to rotate, and the down key to place on the boat. Press the I key for info, the P key to play and the Return key to pause.

On a tablet or phone, swipe right or left to move, swipe up to rotate, and swipe down to place on the boat. Tap at the top to pause.

Coyote

This game is inspired by the arcade game Centipede. Protect the herd from the coyotes and vultures that attack them. If you let them too close, they will steal a sheep. Watch out for the scorpions, as they will scare the coyotes to dash forward. Every 10,000 points a cactus flower will appear. Shoot it to get more sheep.

On a computer, use the left and right arrow keys to control direction, and the space key to shoot. Press the I key for info, the P key to play and the Return key to pause.

On a tablet or phone, swipe the right side of the screen to control direction, and tap on the left side to shoot. Tap at the top to pause.

Toilet

This game is inspired by the arcade game Gauntlet. Run the gauntlet through narrow alleys to find a toilet. Bribe your way forward by shooting Thai money at opponents and their home bases, through 15 challenging levels.

Maintain good health by avoiding to touch the opponents and their projectiles. At zero health you are taken to hospital with a hefty bill. Keep in a good mood to stay alert and fast. Some opponents add to your mood, some ruin it if you get too close. You have 90 days on your visa. Use them well! When your visa runs out, you can get an expensive extension. When your money runs out the game ends, and you are kicked out of Thailand.

Some tips:

On a computer, use a mouse and click in the direction you want to move. Click and press the space key to shoot. You can also use the arrow keys, but the game gets harder to play. Press the I key for info, the P key to play and the Return key to pause.

On a tablet or phone, tap near the direction button to move, and tap on the gun button to shoot. Tap at the top to pause.