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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I create a challenge?

  • Click on the “H” button (at bottom middle) to see the My Games screen.
  • Then click on “New Game” (at upper right) to start a new game.
  • This will bring up the camera and you’re now ready to record a challenge!
  • How do I find friends to follow?

  • You can invite friends to play from My Games (the “H” button at bottom middle), from Search, or from the Profile screen.
  • Simply click on the Find People icon located at the upper left.
  • You can invite friends to play from your phone’s contact list, your Facebook contacts, or from HORSE users.
  • How do I invite a friend to play?

  • First, start a new game by clicking on New Game.
  • Then, create a challenge video.
  • Next, name your challenge and add a description (optional).
  • Lastly, click on the “Invite” icon below your challenge video to invite your friends to play.
  • How many friends can I invite to a game?

  • You can invite up to 5 friends to play HORSE (6 players total).
  • How can I see who responded to my challenge?

  • Click on My Games (“H” button at bottom middle).
  • Scroll to the game in question and select the challenge.
  • In the challenge detail screen you will see all the players and their status “Invited”, “Awaiting Response”, “Submitted”
  • Once all of the players have submitted a response, you will be able to see and vote on their responses.
  • Where can I see the score for the game I’m playing?

  • You can see the current state of all games you are in by clicking on the My Games button (“H” button at bottom middle).
  • Each players score is displayed in the circle beneath their picture on this screen.
  • By selecting “Game Details” at the bottom of each game cell you can see how many challenges are left in the game and which challenges each player received the most points from.
  • How are the scores calculated?

  • A player’s score is calculated by taking the percentage of upvotes received.
  • For example, if a player receives 75% upvotes in a given round, they will receive 75 points for that round.
  • The points for each round are added to determine the final score.
  • How do I find out if I won?

  • Once voting is complete for the final round of the game, you will receive a notification revealing the winner.
  • You can always see past notifications by clicking on the Notification icon at the bottom of the screen.
  • Alternatively, you can click on the My Games button (“H” button at bottom middle), and scroll down to the game in question to see the final results.
  • What happens if my game ends in a tie?

  • It’s time for a rematch!
  • If two or more players have the same final score, the game ends in a tie.
  • Can I use a video I’ve previously created?

  • To keep an even playing field, all videos used in HORSE must be created from within the game; you cannot use a previously recorded video as a challenge or a response.
  • Can I respond to the challenges in the Explore tab?

  • You can only respond to challenges that you have been invited to.
  • Help other players determine the winner of their games by voting on the responses to challenges in the Explore tab!
  • How do I make sure only my friends can see my videos?

  • Games can be played in public or private mode.
  • When you create a New Game, select Public or Private mode (toggle at bottom right) when you begin the game.
  • The link in my Password Reset email isn’t clickable?”

  • Well, this might be because you are using a third part mail application. If you’re not using the Mail app then you will have to copy/paste the URL into Safari.