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Gamesville games such as Three-Eyed Bingo, Magic 21, Frantic Fish and more are entirely free to play. Member registration at Gamesville is also free. (How can we afford to have free games with cash prizes? Read this.).
There are some exceptions. For example, many of our partners (such as WorldWinner) and sponsors have charges associated with their sites. If you leave our site (perhaps by clicking on an ad), you may run into games that are not free.
Remember: Internet sites cannot read your mind. If you encounter ANY site that prompts you for your credit card number, please read the page to see what you are agreeing to BEFORE you agree to it.
Gamesville games are free to play: You don't wager or risk any money. All prizes are funded by our sponsors.
Some games on Gamesville allow for trial play without registering. These Guest Account on Gamesville you have limited access to the Gamesville site.
To join Gamesville, go to http://registration.lycos.com/register.php?m_PR=2
If you have already registered for Gamesville, or any other Lycos Network service (eg, Tripod, Angelfire, or Lycos Mail), you do not need to register again. Just enter your existing Gamesville or Lycos Network member name and password in the sign in page.
New members: If you are told that the member name you'd like to register is not available, you will need to select another member name because your desired member name is already in use at Gamesville.com or another site in the Lycos Network.
Current members: Please do not attempt to register again with a member name you've already registered with us. Instead, type your existing member name and password into the Gamesville homepage and click the red "Sign In" button.
Yes. But for others to play at Gamesville on your computer, you will need to sign out so they can sign in.
To sign out of Gamesville, click the "sign out" link at the top of the Gamesville home page.
Once you are signed out, others can sign into Gamesville using their own member name and password.
Some users report sign in problems, not realizing they are already signed in. To check, please go to the Gamesville Home page and look at the upper right side of the page.
If you are signed in, you will see your member name and Gamesville Avatar.
If you are not signed in, you will see a space to enter your member name and password and a red button that says "Sign In".
If you forget your password, we can email it back to you at any time, immediately! Go to http://registration.lycos.com/forgot.php?m_PR=2 and provide the requested information.
No, Gamesville does not allow member name changes. If you want to change your member name, you will need to sign up for a new account, and use that new name instead.
You may change or update your password, email address, mailing address, and newsletter subscriptions by clicking the "Account Info" link at the top of the Gamesville homepage. If this link or your member name do not appear, then you need to sign in.
Alternatively, you can go to your account information directly by going to http://registration.lycos.com/memberedit.php?m_PR=2
Please submit a request to close your Gamesville / Lycos Network account to Gamesville Customer Service, by sending a fax to 781-370-2990 with the information requested further down this page. This is the only way to officially cancel your Gamesville account.
Please include "Attn: Gamesville Cancellations" on your Cover Sheet.
Prior to closing your account, please consider canceling any unwanted newsletter subscriptions that you receive from us by updating your registration information as outlined above.
For security reasons, we need the following information which you have already provided us during registration as proof of your identity: