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Scratch Games Overview:

If you want to be a hot shot game designer, this is a good place to start.

Design graphics for friendly dragons, super heroes and other wacky characters. Lay out fantasy settings. Record outrageous sound effects. Integrate all the components. Test the game with your friends and then post it on the Web for the world to play.

The Problem:

Are your parents making your life miserable ... restricting your time playing games and socializing on the computer? Why do parents think computers are bad for you? How can computers help you?

The Mission:

The world needs you to help solve the messes your parents' generation have created. You must convince your parents to give you a reasonable amount of time to learn the computer skills you'll need to be a player in tomorrow's high-tech world.

Super Powers You Will Acquire:

  • Power Point Guru
  • Problem Solver
  • Master of Presentations
  • Programming Guru
  • Master of the Universe

You'll Need:

Hall of Fame:

  1. Asteroids Game
  2. Racing Game
  3. Pong Game
  4. Monster Eating Game
  5. Basic Trivia Game
  6. Gambling Game
  7. Platform Game 101
  8. Platform Game 102
  9. Snake Game

Hall of Fame:

Space Adventures:
By Nicholas and Andy
Developed during an 8-week webcast workshop series, June '12. 

PPTX Lab Book
Scratch Game

Hall of Fame:

Trivia Game Project Evolution
Rocket Control
Land on Planet
Shoot
Score
Directional Shooting
Timer and Content Database

Scratch Game Lab Book and Graphics

Hall of Fame:

Quiz Games
Test your smarts in the mother of all exams!  We're looking for some hot shot Scratch programmers to make a trivia game using Scratch lists.

Trivia Game

Hall of Fame:

Boogie Birds
Wanna dance?  Cousin Elmer can show you some moves!  This is a DDR-like game.

Power Point Graphics

Dance Game

Hall of Fame:

Rocket Works Simulation RPG  
Earn a ton of money running a rocket company.  This is a Tycoon game simulation.

Power Point Graphics
1MB

View or Download Project

Hall of Fame:

Space Book: 
Play mini games with aliens on exotic planets.  

Made by Build-It-Yourself crew members 7 - 13 years.  

View or Download Project

Hall of Fame:

Extreme Cuckoo Clock: 
Watch the cuckoos show off their stuff on the hour.

Power Point Graphics
1MB

View or Download Project



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