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How does it work? - With Friends

 

Vaththa is a simple WORD BUILDING game.

 

To play Vaththa with your Friends, you should have your Login details sent to your email id by Vaththa Team. To obtain one from them, you either create a Vaththa Group or accept an invite or Request to join a Vaththa Group created by others. Once you have your Login details, you can click on 'WITH FRIENDS' link from the menu in the top and give in your login details there to play Vaththa with your Friends.

Create your Vaththa Group as follows in the page that opens once you click on the 'CREATE GROUP' link from the Menu at the top of the page

  1. Give your Name and Emailid in the appropriate texboxes
  2. Choose your Country and the Category that you would like your Group to be under for the list boxes provided in the page
  3. Enter an appropriate title for your Vaththa Group and a short description of your Vaththa Group
  4. Give Emalids and names of the people you wish to invite to be a part of your Vaththa Group (Optional)
  5. Click SUBMIT button once you are through with the above steps to create your Vaththa Group in www.tYouDecide.com

 

An email shall be sent to your Emailid as soon as you submit your Vaththa Group. This email shall contain a email confirmation link that needs to be clicked for your Vaththa Group registration completion. Only after the email confirmation happens will your Vaththa Group be visible on VIEW GROUPS page. Also, only after the email confirmation shall the participants details that had been filled during the Vaththa Group registration receive an invite email about the Vaththa Group.

 

You can either fill in details of your Vaththa Group participants in the form given below in the registration form at the time of your Vaththa Group registration or do the same by going to VIEW GROUPS page to view your Vaththa Group Description and invite Members into your Vaththa Group via the form given below that page. These invitees would become Members of your Vaththa Group after their respective email confirmations. For all the above activities, your email confirmation before hand after your Vaththa Group registration is a must.

 

Once you email confirm after your Vaththa Group registration, you can sign into www.vaththa.com with your User emailid and Password sent to your emailid that you used to register/Create your Vaththa Group. Once you signin, you will get to your home page that shall show all the Vaththa Groups you have been, are, and would be a part of. Your Just registered Vaththa Group shall display under the INITIATED VATHTHA head

 

 

Anyone can Request to join a Vaththa Group. From your homepage then you can click the Vaththa Group you would want to be a part of and you will get to the game where you can interact and play Vaththa with that particular Vaththa Group Members. You can start Beeping with the ones whose requests you have confirmed and ones who have confirmed to your invites. These people will be your Vaththa Group Members . Every Vaththa Group can have only a maximum of 24 Members including the you (Creator of the Vaththa Group).  

 

In your Home page, on the top, you can see your registered name and a 'Pending' link next to it. Along side the pending link, you can see your unconfirmed Vaththa Group numbers, Invites to others from you from your confirmed Vaththa Group, Invites to you from other confirmed Vaththa Group creators, Request sent to your Vaththa Groups by others and Requests that you have sent to join others' Vaththa Groups.

Though an email confirmation link would be sent to your email, you can also see the same details here in your Pending page. You can either confirm your Vaththa Groups, invites to you and Requests sent to you in this page or can do the same by clicking the link sent to your email id. Also, the Request sent by you to others, your email confirmation can also be done here.


Only a Creator can start the Vaththa Group which would include picking options under the following head

  1. WORD LENGTH – Length of your word

  2. JUMP NUMBERS –Chances required to choose letters

  3. JUMP SPAN –Time required to choose each letter

  4. COUNTER - Location to view and choose from a set of random letters

  5. tOPTION - Location to view and choose from a set of alternating letters
  6. GRAB - Letters that you choose

  7. ACCESSIBILITY -

    A. Private

    * Only Members of a Group can be a part of the respective Group's game

    * No Vaththa Group Member including the Group Creator can view one another's Vaththa during the game

    * All Members of the Vaththa group can see anybody else's Vaththa only after finish of the game.

    * All current and last played games can be viewed under 'ACTIVE VATHTHA' while the prior ones at 'FINISHED VATHTHA'

    * Only the games with fully exhausted Jump Numbers can be seen in 'FINISHED VATHTHA' by the Members

     

    B. Members

    * Only Members of a Group can be a part of the respective Group's game

    * Only Vaththa Group Member including the Group Creator can view one another's Vaththa during and after the game

    * All current and last played games can be viewed under 'ACTIVE VATHTHA' while the prior ones at FINISHED VATHTHA'

    * Only the games with fully exhausted Jump Numbers can be seen in 'FINISHED VATHTHA' by the Members

    C. All

    * Only Members of a Group can be a part of the respective Group's game

    * Every one across the world can see anybody else's Vaththa game during the game itself and after finish of the game
    until another new game is started.

    * Only Members can view all prior games under FINISHED VATHTHA'

    * Only the games with fully exhausted Jump Numbers can be seen in 'FINISHED VATHTHA' by the Members

 

 

Once the options from the above heads are chosen, click the ‘START GAME’ button to start your Vaththa Group game. This will shift the Vaththa Group's link from under INITIATED VATHTHA head to ACTIVE VATHTHA head


Once your Vaththa Group has started

  1. No new Member can be accepted to enter a game in progress
  2. COUNTER and tOPTION alternatives would show alphabets and Members can start choosing an alphabet per JUMP
  3. The alphabets shown in COUNTER shall be random for every Jump. Alphabets shown in the first JUMP of tOPTION will be almost all alphabets and the subsequent ones would just show the last alphabet chosen by each member of the game.
  4. IF both COUNTER and tOPTION alternatives show common alphabets and if the common alphabet is chosen, then the chosen GRAB is taken as a COUNTER GRAB
  5. A game is completed only when a Members exhausts all the GRABS in both COUNTER and tOPTION or if all the JUMP NUMBERS are exhausted.
  6. While every Member can see the alphabet alternatives and their grabs in the right column in the gaming panel.
  7. The played game can also be viewed by others depending on the ACCESSIBILTY of the game

Each Vaththa Group Member view others word formation progress in the panel provided in the gaming panel along side their gaming name. They can also click on the "SEE ALL JUMPS" link provided at the gaming panel to view other's game progress against their name that can be chosen from the list. With the game ACCESSIBILITY as 'ALL' anyone can view the Member's game progress by choosing the Vaththa game from the list under VIEW GROUPS page.

 

They can see the Group details by choosing their required Vaththa Group and send their particulars to the Group Creator/Head for the to be accepted in the Group

If the ACCESSIBILITY of the game under progress is 'ALL' anyone can view the Member's game progress by choosing the Vaththa game from the list under VIEW GROUPS page, getting to choose the particular Vaththa Group and click on the 'VIEW NOW' lik next to the Vaththa Group Title.

 

ACTIVE, FINISHED and ARCHIVE games can be viewed by the Group Member at anytime by clicking the 'PLAY WITH FRIENDS', 'VIEW PLAYED GAMES' AND 'VIEW GAMES' respective links in the HOME PAGE.

 

The Members of a group can at anytime once they become a Member of a group can BEEP to fellow Group Members until the Vaththa Group remains active, which is 7 days from the Vaththa Group Registration time. After the Vaththa Groups existance in ACTIVE VATHTHA, the beeps will be deleted and cannot be accessed by anyone.

 

ARCHIVED VATHTHA shall hold all Vaththa Group Games once they have been removed from their 7 days active period, from where they can be accessed by only the Group Members.



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