What is Playtesting?
We are looking for gamers and non-gamers alike to test our newest games and upcoming projects! The testing takes place in our research laboratory in Bratislava (under strict Covid-19 precautions) or online.
We are interested in what you think
If you like to say what you think, feel free to sign up for testing directly with us.
Test our super secret projects
If you are interested to peek under the hood of game making process, we are looking for you.
Visit our research laboratory in Bratislava
Our research lab is a unique space, where we test the behaviour and gaming habits of our players. You can experience this process in person. The testing on our premises goes in compliance with the current Covid-19 prevention measures.
Get a reward by playing video games
Nothing is for free. Your opinion is very valuable for us and that’s why there is a reward waiting for you for each playtesting session!
I want to playtest. How?
Just fill in the register form and you are in!
How old do I have to be for playtesting?
Currently, it is only possible for players over 18 years old to register
Can I sign up even if I´m not directly from Bratislava?
Yes, of course! The testing may be done also remotely online - you can do it from the comfort of your home.
It is not possible to register. :(
No worries, send us an email and we’ll help you.
When and how do you contact me with a test opportunity?
In case we will be searching for people like you, we’ll send you an email with everything that you need to know that you’ve entered in the register form on this page.
My contact has changed. How do I let you know?
Just fill the register form again and you are good to go.
What if I don’t want to be contacted or playtest anymore?
No problem, just send us an email. If you ever consider coming back, just fill the register form again.
I was invited to playtest. What now?
If you have been selected for testing, you will receive an invitation email from us. If you confirm your participation, you are automatically included in the nearest testing process, the time of which will be specified after mutual email communication.
What can I expect from the testing and what is expected from me?
ARRIVING AT PIXEL IN BRATISLAVA
The Pixel Federation Research Laboratory is located on the address Kuzmányho 8, Bratislava.
Once you arrive at the address at the agreed time you will phone us and one of our dedicated specialists will come and get you and provide you with the necessary information about testing.
The testing takes place in our research lab or remotely via the internet. You can use a PC/Mac or a mobile device.
It is likely, that you will be testing versions of the project that are still in development. This means, that you may encounter parts of it, that is still being worked on.
You may be testing alone, or with others. This depends on the nature of the test and its complexity.
You will get an introduction with instructions from the UX research before the testing. You will get to know everything important about the process of testing. Please, listen carefully!
All tests are being recorded. In the majority of cases, we record the device screen while testing, sound and capture the view of the tester. All recording are exclusively for internal use only. We never share our recordings to third parties, nor will they be publicly projected.
After testing you will, of course, receive a valuable reward.
Where does the testing take place?
Currently, the testing takes place in the Pixel Federation Research Laboratory. Some tests may also be done remotely via the internet.
I cannot come to the agreed test schedule. What now?
Please email us at least 24 hours before the agreed date on email.
How can I contact testing department of Pixel Federation?
Is playtesting a job at Pixel Federation?
Nope. User experience research and playtesting sessions are completely optional. Of course, adequately paid. If you are interested in working for the Pixel Federation, please visit - Career..
Who are we and what do we do?
We are user experience researchers. We make sure that people feel comfortable playing our games while trying to make our games as understandable as possible. And testing with you helps us the most.
We listen carefully and watch what you like and dislike. Based on feedback from you, we are improving the experience of our games.
We want to hear your opinion before we release the game so that the game itself is as pleasant as possible for the players.