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Arcade Game Design

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - Sunday, December 18, 2016
Ages 13-16 · Co-Ed
The Digital Arts Experience 170 Hamilton Ave Suite 100 White PlainsNY  10601
Sunday, November 6, 2016 - Sunday, December 18, 2016
Ages 13-16 · Co-Ed
The Digital Arts Experience 170 Hamilton Ave Suite 100 White PlainsNY  10601

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Arcade Game Design

Nov 06 - Dec 18

Ages 13-16

The Digital Arts Experience

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$399.00

Meeting Dates

From Nov 06, 2016 to Dec 18, 2016

About This Activity

Code your own arcade game and design your own controller that works with it! The first half of this class will involve students coding their own old school arcade style game from scratch. Think something like Spade Invaders, Galaga, Pong and more! Then, we'll have the students work with Arduino UNOs & breadboards and use physical programming to wire their own controller to work with the game. Finally, students will design their very own case for their controller that we will print out using our 3D Printers! Come both physical and digital programming for this interactive class where students will be able to show off their games and controllers to friends and family! **Please note**: We have Arduino UNOs & breadboards for the students to use as their controllers for the duration of the class but they will need to be returned at the end. After the first few weeks of class, however, we will offer the option to order an Arduino Starter Kit ($99) for the students so that they will be able to work on their own units and take home with them. Alternatively, if you already have your own, please feel free to bring it in! Class dates Single Session (6 weeks): 11/06, 11/13, 11/20, 12/04, 12/11, 12/18 *Please note that there will be no class on 11/27 for Thanksgiving Break.

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  • The Digital Arts Experience

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