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Free Virtual Workshops for Students – Code your own video game with MakeCode Arcade: Planning Tile Maps

July 28, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

In this level 200 installment of our MakeCode virtual workshop series, students ages 8 and older use block-based coding to create a video game with MakeCode Arcade.

Planning Tile Maps:

Students learn the fundamental gaming concept of tile maps and how they are used in creating the worlds of video games. Participants will use their new skills to create and customize a playable game.

By the end of the workshop, students will have:

  • Learned and used key game design and coding concepts, focusing on building a world tile maps
  • Coded a playable game
  • Published their game via a URL so they can continue to play and develop it after the camp

Recommended: Having attended “Code your own video game with MakeCode Arcade: Introduction” or any other Microsoft MakeCode classes.

Upon online registration, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to join the online session. It is suggested that you check your personal email settings and “allow Microsoft emails,” as some may end up in Junk or Spam inboxes. If you have any questions, please email mrs0069cmty@microsoft.com

Learn more and register at: https://retailevents.microsoft.com/event/event-details?id=Virtual_Workshops_for_Students_-_Code_your_own_video_game_with_MakeCode_Arcade_Planning_Tile_Maps_ages_82694244645



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