There are various ways to find a game to play. You can select one of the top games and just go and play it by clicking on it. Alternatively you can scroll down and select one of the categories and select games from there.
If you want to have your scores logged or take part in tournaments then you would need to first register to play.
Registration is free and you will have access to all of the games on the site.
First you need to go to the Tournaments page. You can do this by clicking on the "Tournaments" button in the Menu.
You will be taken to a screen and shown all of the current tournaments you would be able to take part in. On this screen you would be able to then see what the cost would be to enter each of the tournaments as well as the respective prices.
To take part in the tournaments you would need to pay a couple of Credits, but you can win a great deal more.
Once you have clicked the "Join" button for a particular tournament you will need to Confirm the required amount of Credits to start the game.
The tournaments always run for a couple of days after which you will be contacted via e-mail if you won the Tournament.
We collect personally identifying information during site registration and this information is used solely for the purposes of managing your access to the site. We may use such information to fulfill prizes, track compliance with our rules, or for content improvement and feedback purposes.
All registrants receive e-mail confirming their registration.
Players e-mail addresses are never posted on the games web site.
Game Credits are the official currency of the site. Game Credits are also awarded to players for winning tournaments or awarded for special events and promotions. Credits have no monetary value. With Credits you can:
Contests offer you the opportunity to set up mini tournaments that are open to all players. You can create your own contest for any of the games on Skillpod and determine all the variables.
To set up a contest you need to do the following:
1. Click on "Contests" at the top of the screen
2. Select "Create user contest"
3. On the following screen you can then select the game you would like the contest to be run for
4. You must then also select the amount of pods that you need to use to enter
Once the contest is set up you can go and play the game. You and any other players who wish to participate, then need to pay the entry fee and this goes into the prize pool. The contest would run for 48 hours from the time it was created. The 1st, 2nd and 3rd place scores share in the spoils.
You would be able to have a look at the different contests running by clicking on the "Contests" and then "Active user contests". You can take part in any of them if you have enough pods available to pay the entry fee.