This article has multiple issues. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. (Learn how and when to remove these template messages) The topic of this article may not meet Wikipedia's notability guidelines for products and services. Please help to demonstrate the notability of the topic by citing reliable secondary sources that are independent of the topic and provide significant coverage of it beyond a mere trivial mention. If notability cannot be shown, the article is likely to be merged, redirected, or deleted.Find sources: "KHangMan" – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (June 2017) (Learn how and when to remove this template message) This article relies too much on references to primary sources. Please improve this by adding secondary or tertiary sources. (June 2017) (Learn how and when to remove this template message) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)
KHangMan
Developer(s)Anne-Marie Mahfouf
Stable release
21.04.2[1] Edit this on Wikidata / 10 June 2021; 9 months ago (10 June 2021)
Repositorycgit.kde.org/khangman.git/
Written inC++
Operating systemLinux, Windows
Websiteedu.kde.org/khangman/

KHangMan is an educational computer game designed for young children based on the classic Hangman game. It is part of the KDE Software Compilation, specifically, in the kdeedu package.[2]

The application features four themes (sea, winter, bee, and desert). In the sea theme, each incorrect guess makes a lighthouse project another piece of the hangman. In the winter theme, a snowman is partially melted after each incorrect guess. In the bee theme, a yellow hangman is created in the background. In the desert theme, a hangman is constructed next to a cactus. The player guesses letters one by one to attempt to figure out the word given. After ten incorrect guesses, the player loses and the word is revealed. A hint for each word can be activated in the options. Words are available in more than 30 languages and 18 categories.[3]

The program was available only for Linux operating systems, but with the beta release of KDE for Windows, it is now available on Microsoft Windows.

References

  1. ^ "Release 21.04.2". 10 June 2021. Retrieved 21 June 2021.
  2. ^ "KHangMan — Ubuntu Apps Directory". apps.ubuntu.com. Retrieved 2013-11-25.
  3. ^ "The KDE Education Project - KHangMan". Edu.kde.org. Retrieved 2013-11-25.