minimum age according to Common Sense Media
8+ minimum age according to Common Sense Media

What is Friv?

Friv is a website that links you to a selection of third-party browser games. The games listed on Friv’s website are aimed at a general audience, however the content can change at night to cater for a more mature audience. Friv games are free to play and will work on desktop browsers and mobile devices with Adobe Flash. There is no way to communicate with other players or make in-app purchases while using Friv.

How do people use Friv?

Learn more about the benefits and risks associated with how people use online browser game sites like Friv. 

Friv is used for: gaming and screen capture.

How can you get help with safety and privacy?

This link is provided by Friv:

Key links

This link is provided by Friv:

  • Games List
    See the full list of games on the Friv website.

Last updated: 05/06/2024

The eSafety Guide helps you find out how to protect your personal information and report harmful content on common social media, games, apps and sites. Entries are for information only and are not reviews or endorsements by eSafety. Before choosing to use any online service or platform it’s best to:

  • do your own research to understand the risks and benefits
  • check the age rating and requirements
  • consider privacy
  • check the permissions and other settings
  • check the in-app reporting options.

If you are a parent or carer who is deciding whether a child should be allowed to use an online service or platform, you can also:

  • consider your child's readiness for the types of content and experiences they might encounter
  • help them understand what to do if they need help
  • provide ongoing support and monitoring, for example through regular check-ins with your child
  • agree to some rules about use of each service or platform.

To find out more, you can read the App checklist for parents, as well as information about parental controls in social media, games and apps and mental wellbeing resources for families.