Tournament FAQ

Thanks for your question. Here is some of the most frequently asked about Wordscapes Teams and Team Tournaments.


Q: How do I leave a team?  

A: Open the team icon. Then select the "My Team" tab. Select the "info" button. Then select "leave" from the popup window.


Q: Some team players on my team have “ Not participating” on their name. Why?

A: If players switch teams in the middle of the tournament, their points will not count on the new team. It will show them as “ not participating” . This keeps players from switching to winning teams at the end of tournaments just to get prizes.


Q: When I play do I get credit in the individual and team tournaments at the same time?

A: Yes, stars count in both.


Q: How do I kick a player from a team?

A: Only the leader and creator of the team can kick a player from a team. Just touch the players name for the option to kick. Note that they will never be able to return. Don’t kick friends as a joke because they will not be able to return at this time.


Q : Cam I switch teams mid tournament?

A: Yes you can switch teams, but your points will not count on the new team. You also can’t participate in the tournament for the new team. It will show you as “ not participating” . This keeps players from switching to winning teams at the end of tournaments just to get prizes.


Q: Can I change leaders on my team?

A: If a leader leaves then the title of leader will be given to the player that has been on the team the longest.


Q: How does help work?  

A: When a player requests help from their team a request is posted in chat. When 5 teammates click the help button then you will receive a hint that you can claim.


Q: My friend doesn’t have team tournaments yet. When do you get them.

A: Players should get an option to join a team at level 50 and will be able to join a team tournament at level 65.  


Q: Does it cost to help a teammate?

A: Hitting the help button costs nothing for either player.


Q: If I only have 2 team members, do we get all of the coins instead if the team prize being divided by 50?

A: Team tournament prizes are always divided 50. No matter the level of participation. Even if a team has 30 players it will be divided by 50. Teams are encouraged to fill their team up to 50 members to have the best chances of winning.

Q: How do i create a team?

A: Touch the team icon. Then name your team in the top box. Then touch the create button.


Q: What is the cutoff time for entering any tournament?  

A: The cutoff is around 1pm Sunday. CST Sunday.


Q: Can the leader change a teams name? 

A: Yes, you can click >my team>info>edit. To change the name.

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