Play the "Stardoll" dress up games by choosing a base avatar and selecting from different clothing, hairstyle and accessory options to customize its appearance, as of 2015. The player can also create an account at Stardoll.com to access additional social features, play new games and save dress up creations.
The most common type of games on Stardoll.com are dress up games, wherein the player chooses from a series of avatars to outfit with various clothing options. Some games feature avatars that resemble current celebrities, both male and female. Other games focus on a specific styling aspect, such as applying make up or choosing hats. Other games on the site focus on fashion and celebrity knowledge or incorporate simple action elements combined with a fashion theme.
While many of the games on Stardoll.com are available to play for free through the Dress Up Games section of the site, a player who signs up for an account gains access to additional features such as a personal page and an online virtual store. The store enables a player to purchase different clothing items for her character along with similar premium items. Players must be at least 13 years of age to sign up for an account, though purchases require the consent of an adult and the use of a credit or debit card.