Welcome to the Wizard101 Message Boards


Player Guide
Fansites
News
Game Updates
Help

By posting on the Wizard101 Message Boards you agree to the Code of Conduct.

We are aware of the recent Heartbleed Bug internet vulnerability issue and can confirm that none of the KingsIsle systems or websites were impacted. If you wish to have further clarification about the bug itself visit http://heartbleed.com.

Wizard101 on Windows8 Tablet

AuthorMessage
Survivor
Sep 14, 2011
30
Wizard101 on Windows8 Tablet
Hi there KingsIsle,
I've recently just lost my computer, and have been planning to buy the Windows8 Tablet/Computer.
I am just curious, is Wizard101 able to play on that tablet?

Survivor
Jan 14, 2012
23
Re: Wizard101 on Windows8 Tablet
Jenna SwiftGem on Apr 30, 2013 wrote:
Hi there KingsIsle,
I've recently just lost my computer, and have been planning to buy the Windows8 Tablet/Computer.
I am just curious, is Wizard101 able to play on that tablet?
Hi, magnusgn,

I have a Microsoft Surface Pro running Windows 8. Wizard101 runs just fine on it. It installs as an "app" on main screen, not the desktop.

My 9 year old son, though, does not like it for the following reasons.
1) screen too small
2) finger input too imprecise
3) touchpad too small.

I purchased a Microsoft wedge mouse for him to try, but we haven't had time to try it yet.

gillisr
Eric Skywraith

Defender
Dec 27, 2011
119
Re: Wizard101 on Windows8 Tablet
I got the Windows RT Tablet and it doesn't work. I really need to get the surface pro.