Playtest Setup

For when you need a helping hand setting up your playtest

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Written by Christian Ress, Marvin Killing, Elie Mouraud and 1 other

The playtest settings don't fit my requirements

Special request? You can tell us right from the playtest order form.
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Written by Jack Dunne
Updated over a week ago

How do I set up a concept test?

Here we'll tell you how to add slides, configure them and what file types we support.
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Written by Jack Dunne
Updated over a week ago

What is PlaytestCloud's default player briefing?

We always tell players how to playtest and to think aloud. You can add your own additional briefing too.
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Written by Jack Dunne
Updated over a week ago

How do I structure my playtests?

This is where you'll see how to set up the playtest sessions on PlaytestCloud.
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Written by Jack Dunne
Updated over a week ago

How do I set up a kids playtest?

Here's where you'll find out how to set up a playtest with kids.
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Written by Elie Mouraud
Updated over a week ago

Uploading your game to PlaytestCloud

Read what format your iOS, Android and Browser games have to be in for a playtest
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Written by Jack Dunne
Updated over a week ago

Should I select new game or new version?

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Written by Jack Dunne
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How do I set the target audience for my playtest?

Here's where you can tell us exactly who you want to playtest your game.
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Written by Jack Dunne
Updated over a week ago

Playtesting your prototype with Adobe XD

Setup a playtest with your Adobe XD prototype
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Written by Elie Mouraud
Updated over a week ago

Targeting by Gaming History

How targeting by the games players like and games player are inexperienced with works
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Written by Marvin Killing
Updated over a week ago

Ordering transcripts for your playtests

Automated transcripts allow you to scan through videos and find interesting points quicker!
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Written by Christian Ress
Updated over a week ago

Bring Your Own Players: Limiting the amount of players who can start a playtest

If you want to limit how many players will participate in a test, you can use the 'limit amount of players' scroll bar
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Written by Marvin Killing
Updated over a week ago

Playtesting Facebook Messenger Games

How you can set up your Facebook Messenger game so that it can be tested on PlaytestCloud
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Written by Marvin Killing
Updated over a week ago

How to test App Store / Play Store pages

If you want to get player feedback on your App Store or Play Store pages, there are multiple options to set this up.
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Written by Marvin Killing
Updated over a week ago

Can I interview the playtesters?

We cannot arrange interviews between you and the playtesters - but there are other options
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Written by Marvin Killing
Updated over a week ago

Testing videos and trailers

If you want to get player feedback for video clips or trailers, PlaytestCloud has got you covered!
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Written by Marvin Killing
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Setting up your first playtest

How to set up your first playtest – from start to finish
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Written by Christian Ress
Updated over a week ago

How to set up a multiplayer playtest

Multiplayer playtesting with PlaytestCloud
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Written by Christian Ress
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Playtesting multiple days of gameplay

Longitudinal playtesting guide
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Written by Christian Ress
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How do I target special audiences and what does it cost?

Learn about special player targeting and feasibility checks
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Written by Christian Ress
Updated over a week ago

Playtesting multiple sessions of gameplay

Multi-session playtesting guide
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Written by Christian Ress
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Playtesting your proto.io prototype

Setup a playtest with your proto.io prototype
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Written by Christian Ress
Updated over a week ago

Playtesting your InVision prototype

Setup a playtest with your InVision prototype
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Written by Christian Ress
Updated over a week ago

Playtesting your Marvel prototype

Setup a playtest with your Marvel prototype
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Written by Christian Ress
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Playtesting on high-performance Android devices

Request playtests with high-performance Android devices
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Written by Christian Ress
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Playtesting on higher-performance iOS devices

Request playtests on specific – higher performance – iOS devices
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Written by Christian Ress
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How to set up a playtest for players on phones only

Request playtests with players using phones, excluding players using tablets
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Written by Christian Ress
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How to set up a playtest for players on tablets only

Request playtests with players using tablets, excluding players using phones
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Written by Christian Ress
Updated over a week ago

Can you give me the UDIDs of the players? (iOS)

UDIDs are not required for playtests.
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Written by Christian Ress
Updated over a week ago