What computer specifications do I need to run this game?
The game uses 25MB of memory and will run on any modern PC. MyFriendQuest will not run on tablets, mobile devices or Apple products.
How much does it cost?
There is no charge for the user guides, which are a very useful resource. Download free PDF user guide now. You can download these for free on this site. The game costs US$19.95. Download MyFriendQuest now.
What is in the game?
Take a look at the user guides. They are detailed and give you a good outline of what is in My FriendQuest. You can also see some screenshots below.
These screenshots show you how to play MyfriendQuest.
On the easy level, you meet new friends and work out their emotions.
On the difficult level, cognitive behavioural therapy is introduced to explore your thoughts, feelings and behaviours.
Is the game user friendly?
Absolutely. Instructions and use of buttons has been kept to a minimal.
Is it best to start with easy level or difficult level?
It is best to start with easy level if your child has a tendency to ‘flit’ around the computer controls jumping quickly from one task to the next. As a parent/caregiver you will soon be able to work out which is the appropriate level. Best to play it yourself first, once you have read the user guide.
How do I know this game is suitable for my child?
It is best to download the user guide for free. The guidelines are very clear and precise. The user guide will give you a good guide as to whether this game is age appropriate for your child.
Do I need to sit with my child to play the game with them?
We are well aware that many parents feel guilty if they are not interacting with their child. The game has been designed to accommodate playing with your child and your child playing independently. This allows you the downtime that is much needed when you are raising a child with special needs.
My child is thirteen years old but has learning difficulties he is more at a 9 year old level. Is this game still suitable?
Yes, MyFriendQuest has been designed up to the age of approximately eleven, operating cognitively and emotionally at this level. We have had seventeen year olds with learning difficulties play MyFriendQuest and really gain a lot from the game. If your child plays computer games rated for the general audience, he is likely to enjoy MyFriendQuest.
My child has Autism but is not High Functioning is the game still suitable?
It is likely your child will be able to play the game but will probably find the exercises in the user guide a challenge. Please read the free user guide this will give you a good idea of whether the game is suitable or not.
What makes MyFriendQuest different?
There are several unique features about MyFriendQuest.
- We have made a product that is affordable and reusable over many years. Many products are often out of the price range for most parents. They require expensive specialised one on one therapy. MyFriendQuest has overcome both of these problems.
- We have designed MyFriendQuest so the clinical features are embedded into the game. This means that any adult can work with your child and gain outcomes that would be similar to these from specialized professional input.
- Most of all, it is fun and engaging. 97% of the children in the clinical trials loved MyFriendQuest and wanted to keep on playing it.
I want to buy a copy for my grandson but want it to go to his computer not mine. How can I buy a copy if it is a download only?
Simple. When you purchase a copy online fill out the email address of where you want the game to go and the link will be sent to that address. Please note once they receive the link there is a 24 hour time limit to download.
Do you sell hard copies?
Yes, but only in bulk to cater for institutions such as hospitals and schools. Please contact us.