Activities: Game

Maintained by Picture of Vasilis DaloukasVasilis Daloukas
The game activity module makes use of questions, quizzes and glossaries to create offer a variety of interactive games.


Release notes

Game module for Moodle Copyright (C) 2004-2012 Vasilis Daloukas (

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details:

Game module for Moodle

Created by: Vasilis Daloukas (bdaloukas)

Many ideas and code were taken from other Moodle modules and Moodle itself

Installation: * see

This module gets input from quiz, glossary or questions and plays some games. The games are:

  • hangman
  • crossword
  • cryptex
  • millionaire
  • sudoku
  • Snakes and Ladders
  • The hidden picture
  • Book with questions

If you like the idea goto for a demo in Moodle 1.9 or goto to for a demo in Moodle 2.

Currently works with 17 languages Català (ca), Deutsch (de), Ελληνικά (el), English (en), Español - Internacional (es), Euskara (eu), Français (fr), ית (he), Hrvatski (hr), Italiano (it), Nederlands (nl), Norsk - bokmal ( no), Polski (pl), Português - Brasil (pt_br), Русский (ru), Shqip (sq), Українська (uk), 简体中文 (zh_cn) languages.

If you like the module Game please donate at, help me to have more time to continue working on this project. This module is and will remain free, but your donation allows me to continue the development, and any amount is greatly appreciated.

Documentation Browse source code Changelog Discussion Download for Moodle 2.0 Download for Moodle 1.9 Bugs and Issues


* The interface is like a quiz. The student plays games and teacher can see the grades
* You can set a text that will be visible at the bottom of the game. In this way will be a picture at the bottom and a crossword with questions about the picture
* You can use pictures inside questions


* You can only backup/restore the data of game not the user attempts. (not works backup now)
* In the report overview you can see only what students said for questions not for glossaryentries


* Delete the files from mod/game
* Copy the new files to mod/game
Moodle 2.0, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7, 2.8, 2.9

Version information

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Supported software
Moodle 2.1, Moodle 2.0, Moodle 2.2, Moodle 2.3, Moodle 2.4, Moodle 2.5, Moodle 2.6, Moodle 2.7, Moodle 2.8, Moodle 2.9

Version control information

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Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Activities

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder (eg "assignment") in the "mod" subdirectory.
  4. Visit to finish the installation