What is GameShampoo?
GameShampoo is a place to ask questions and get answers on any gaming topic, while earning points and having fun! If you are stuck in a game and need a puzzle solution, or if you need advice about what class to choose in the new video game you are playing, or if you have any other question related to gaming, you have come to the right place!
Do I have to register to participate?
You can still ask and answer questions if you are not registered or not logged in. However, some features such as voting are disabled. You also don't get points for your activity if you are unregistered. Registration is fast and easy, so we recommend you join today!
How do I earn points?
You start off with 100 points just for joining! After that, each activity on the site can earn you a certain number of points:
Posting a question: 15 pts
Selecting the best answer for your question: 10 pts
Posting an answer: 25 pts
Having your answer selected as the best: 10 pts
Voting up a question/answer: 2 pts
Voting down a question/answer: 1 pts
Getting an upvote on your question/answer: 1 pts (up to 50)
Getting a downvote on your question/answer: -1 pts (up to -10)
What are the different ranks?
As you earn points, you advance in rank:
Newbie 0 points
Rookie 200 points
Initiate 300 points
Journeyman 500 points
Adept 750 points
Mercenary 1,000 points
Soldier 2,000 points
Hero 3,000 points
Paragon 4,000 points
Champion 5,000 points
Master 7,500 points
Grandmaster 10,000 points
Prince 20,000 points
King 30,000 points
Emperor 50,000 points
Galactic Emperor 100,000 points
What are Badges?
Badges reward you for your participation and for doing certain actions. Your Badges will be proudly displayed near your username! There are 3 levels of Badges: Bronze Badges are the easiest to get, Silver Badges requires a bit more work and Gold Badges are the hardest ones to obtain. See list of current Badges and requirements here.
How can I win prizes?
We are currently working on the rewards system, but those who are active and earn a high number of points will be rewarded with various gaming prizes!