A membership is required to play "Risk" through the Pogo online service. Players have the choice between a free membership or a paid, ad-free membership. Registering via either option allows the player to play "Risk" and other games.Continue Reading
Register an account with Pogo by clicking on the Register link in the top right-hand corner of the browser screen. Choose and enter a screen name to be shown to other players. Enter an email address, date of birth and password. Agree to the terms and conditions of the site by checking the box next to the agreement option.
Choose between a free membership and a paid membership. A free membership plays ads between games and between turns of longer games. The paid membership offers an ad-free experience for the player. Paid memberships can be purchased through PayPal as a monthly membership or as a full-year subscription.
When the account has been set-up and the email address provided is verified, the player can access "Risk." "Risk" is located in the board games menu of the Pogo site. Click on Board Games, choose "Risk" from the list of games, and begin playing the game.
In its terms of service, Electronic Arts, the company behind the Pogo gaming website, forbids players from hacking, cracking, phishing and the use of exploits or cheats. Abusing bugs and unintended features or design errors, such as a back door, are also forbidden, according to Electronic Arts.Full Answer >
Pogo backdoors are direct links that lead to Pogo online game rooms. These can still be listed even if they are represented on Pogo.com. Websites that provide these links include Backdoors.To, MyBackdoors.com and PogoRooms.com, as of 2015.Full Answer >
Players use Pogo tokens to purchase accessories for their Pogo Mini, which is an online avatar that represents a player's personality. Pogo tokens can be used to purchase hairstyles, fashions, backgrounds and costumes for the avatars, as of 2015. Hundreds of virtual items are available to customize a Pogo Mini.Full Answer >
Some of the most popular games on Pogo are Scrabble, Spider Solitaire and Yahtzee Party, according to their website. The site does not require registration to play the games, but additional options and features are provided to those with accounts.Full Answer >