GAMEROOM

How To Play



Installing the app on your Zoom account

People love to play pictionary, or charades on Zoom to connect and enjoy with friends and family. This app makes it so much easier and automates everything needed to play a game.

To use the app as host, visit https://gameroom.app

  1. Click Login with Zoom
  2. Login with your Zoom account and authorize the app



Hosting a game

After logging in and authorizing the app

  1. Click on New Game
  2. Select Charades and enter a password
  3. Click on Create Game
  4. Click on Send Invites by Email to invite your friends
  5. Click on Start Game
  6. When the meeting starts, click on Start Video
  7. As other players join, the list of participants appear at the bottom of the screen. Drag and drop each profile to Team A or Team B.
  8. When you have assigned teams to everyone, click on Start. (Minimum of 1 player on each team is required)
  9. The app displays which player's turn it is to act out a word. The player must click Go.
  10. The app displays the word to act out only to the player. Teammates must try to guess the word.
  11. If a teammate guesses the word correctly, player must click Correct. The app adds a point to the team and shows the next player.
  12. Play continues for 5 rounds.
  13. At the end of 5 rounds, the app shows the winner of the game.
  14. Host may choose to play another game or end the game.


Joining a game

To join a game, click on the link from the invitation email or visit https://gameroom.app

After logging in and authorizing the app

  1. If the game number field is empty, enter the Game Number sent to you and enter the password.
  2. Click Join Game
  3. When the meeting starts, click on Start Video
  4. Wait for the host to assign teams and start the game.
  5. The app tells you which player's turn it is to act out a word. If the player is on your team, try to guess the word.
  6. The app tells you when it's your turn to act out a word. Click Go.
  7. Act out the word on the screen. If a teammate guesses correctly, click Correct. You may also click Skip to change the word. You may only do this once per turn.
  8. Play continues for 5 rounds.


Uninstalling the app

If you would like to uninstall the app for any reason, visit https://marketplace.zoom.us/user/installed and look for Gameroom under the list of installed apps. Click the Uninstall button beside it.

Troubleshooting

If you are having any issues using the app, please visit our Support & FAQs page.





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