January 2024 Release Note

New Content type - Game Map

Gamify your H5P content like never before with otacke's most impressive content type to date. With Game Map you can create all kinds of gamified experiences based on a game map.

Make your learners:

  • Earn rewards by completing questions
  • Risk their lives when they fail questions
  • Unlock new sections of the game
  • and more...

A new level of engagement for your H5P content!

Game Map Example

Example of a Game Map

Some of the key features in Game Map:

  • Upload custom background for the map
  • Add game nodes to the map with configurable colors
  • Add roads between the game nodes with configurable colors
  • Decide if nodes should be visible from the start or appear when other nodes are completed
  • Give the user a number of lives so that they must start over if they make too many mistakes
  • Require a certain amount of points before some game nodes are unlocked
  • Require that other nodes are completed before some nodes are unlocked
Editor for Game Map

Other updates

All open source plugins maintained by the H5P Core Team have been updated with the latest H5P Core. Other features have also been added to some of the plugins:


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The H5P.com customers

The customers of H5P.com, the SaaS version of H5P, are the biggest sponsors of H5P. While enjoying the best version of H5P, receiving priority support from the H5P Core Team and experiencing high-end hosting, H5P.com customers also contribute massively to the open source project with feedback and funding. H5P.com was first launched August 1st 2018. Since then, more than 2000 organizations have chosen to use H5P.com. The partner list includes most of the world's top 10 universities, large school districts, some of the world's leading car manufacturers, famous NGOs and more. By joining H5P.com organizations make H5P possible and help move H5P forward faster in the years to come.

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