INTRODUCTION :» What is Gothicat World ?
Gothicat World is a game where you can adopt the creatures living in the magical world of Gothicat. Every month, you can adopt several different species of creatures and collecting them. To complete your collections, a section "trade" has been developed.THE CREATURES:» How can I adopt a creature ?
To do this you just need an account! Once your account is created, your page will be created automatically and you will be able to adopt creatures. To do this, choose a species and click on "adopt"!
You can then choose a name for your creature, if it is a male or a female, and even choose their place of birth in the world of Gothicat!» Can I adopt an infinite number of animals ?
No! We set a limited number of adoptions for each species! Like this, it is more difficult to complete the collections, which makes the game more attractive!» I missed adoptions of this month, can I still adopt them ?
No! Animals are available on Gothicat World one month only! If you want to get the animals of a previous month, you will get them by trade with other members on the site!» How do my creatures grow up ?
All alone! You do not need to feed them nor brush them or give them to drink (for now at last ^^) ... Our creatures are doing alone! Just visit them regularly to see how they evolve!» How long for my creature to grow ?
It varies from one species to another. Each creature has a growth period that webmasters set at the beginning of each month. Typically, the egg hatched around a week and becomes an adult maximum one month after its adoption (but sometimes this is longer).» My creature… is it a male or a female ?
That's up to you to decide! During your adoption, we let you choose the sex of your creature.» Can my creature die ?
No! The creatures that you have adopted on Gothicat World are eternal !» Can I create my own creature ?
No. It is complicated enough to handle fixed creatures each month, add personal creatures would be too hard to handle.
However, you can always open a shop of creatures you have made in the forum and make them available to everyone!» The families creatures, what is it ?
At the opening of World Gothicat, each species had only one variety of creatures (adults) comes in different colors. Now, each species has 4 different creatures that make up a family (two parents and two small). Your role is to bring together families of creatures you adopt!!» How to get my creature on my site, blog or signature in a forum ?
First you have to go in "My Creatures" and choose the creature you want to display on your signature / blog / site. Click on the creature and a window opens with informations about your creature, including links to its image!View the picture in a forum signature :
you must select the entire contents of the box at the bottom of the window, which is entitled: "Use this code to display this creature in a forum for a signature example (BBCode)", and copy everything (by clicking right on the mouse and selecting "copy" or by pressing CTRL and C). Then on the forum, in the space of a signature edition simply paste the code, with the right mouse button and then "paste" or pressing Ctrl and V.View the picture on a web page or blog :
You must select the entire contents of the box at the top of the window, which is entitled: "Use this code to display this creature in a web page (HTML)", and copy everything (by clicking the right mouse button d ela mouse and selecting "copy" or by pressing CTRL and C). Next, your blog or your website, simply paste the code in the html or php file on your website, where you want to display the image.USER ACCOUNT : » Is it free to play in Gothicat World ?
Yes! The game is free, just register and ... enjoy your creatures! In the future, goodies and customs products will be available in the site but does not interfere with the game of adoptions.» Can I change my password ?
Yes! To do this you must go to the forum Gothicat World, then go to the "User Control Panel" under "Profile" and then click "Edit Account Settings". Or go to you Gamer's Profile by clicking on your avatar in the game site and click on change my password.» What if I've lost my password ?
Just ask that it be referred to your email address. To do this, simply click on "Forgot your password?" on your Gamer's profile on the site or in the User Control Panel on the forum, a link will be sent to the e-mail address used for registering this account. Follow this link to reset your password.» Can I change my username ?
No !» Can I share my account with others ?
Certainly not! Generaly, a password must be kept confidential so if you give your username to anyone, even a friend, and that a problem arises later, we can not be held liable for it.RULES:» Can I modify the creatures that I have adopted on the site ?
No, you're not allowed to ! The pictures of the site are the intellectual property of their creator and are copyrighted. Any misuse of official graphics Gothicat World is forbidden and against the rules (this includes the customization of the animals you adopt). You incur banishment from the game if you do not follow these instructions, or even prosecution.» Can I have multiple accounts ?
No! It is strictly forbidden! The game is not to multiply account for held more creatures and more likely to have the rare creatures.GENERAL:» Who are the Administrators Site of Gothicat World ?
Site founder and director Calie is artisits (design web and cretures), the creator of the code and any structure that allows the site to function is Gabou.» Is it possible to order my own creature ?
For now unfortunately not. It may be possible thereafter, to expand the site and its features, but also in function of time that Calie may spend on it. The only creatures that come out of custom Gothicat World will be Calie’s gifts for members of staff enabling us to operate the site, or the winners of contests in the forum of Gothicat World.» Where can I contact you in case of problems on the site ?
A contact email is available at the bottom of each page under the heading "contact"! You'll be put in contact with the webmaster of Gothicat World.» How did you create this site ?
The idea came from an internet game called Chicken Smoothie. Seeing that many people give up the idea of playing on the site because of the language barrier, we decided to create a webseit loosely based on Chicken Smoothie in French.
Code (PHP) of the first version of the site was worked by Gabou drawing on advice provided by the webmaster of Chicken Smoothie. (advice available on their website: http://www.chickensmoothie.com
The code has been amended many times over the years (and it's still evolving) and is now 90% handmade!