Designing Digital Games

Create Games with Scratch!
Product Number: EB00686754
Released: Oct 25, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119177234
Publisher: For Dummies
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Description

The easy way for kids to get started with video game design Is your youngster a designer at heart? Read on! Designing Digital Games helps children apply their design skills to video game design using Scratch-and this book! Introducing simple programming concepts over the course of three easy-to-follow projects, it shows your child how to use the free Scratch platform to create a video game from the ground up. An extension of the trusted For Dummies brand, this juvenile book has a focus on accomplishment and provides all the steps to help young readers learn basic programming concepts to complete cool projects. From using sprites to create a game with a digital pet snake to creating maze games and cloning sprites to create a fun, attack-style game, this approachable guide offers simple, friendly instruction while building kids' confidence in designing digital games. -Features a design that is heavy on eye-popping graphics your child will love -Content is focused on the steps to completing each of the projects -Offers a small, full-color, non-intimidating package that instills confidence in readers -Includes basic projects that set the young learner on the road to further exploration of video game design If there's a kid aged 7-11 in your life who has an interest in using Scratch to design digital games, this book provides the building blocks they need to take their hobby to the next level.

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Author(s): Derek Breen
Series: Dummies Junior
Original Publish Date: Feb 26, 2016

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