In this project children will learn how to make a game, in which the player controls a spaceship that can fire lightning bolts at enemies.
You can find a completed version of this project online, or it can be downloaded by clicking the ‘Project Materials’ link for this project, which contains:
- This project consolidates learning of previous programming skills learnt, and demonstrates how sprites can create clones of other sprites, and how multiple clones can be used as projectiles.
This project covers elements from the following strands of the Raspberry Pi Digital Making Curriculum:
- “Fixing the lightning” - using a
waitblock to reduce the frequency of the lightning;
- “Lives and score” - creating
- “Improve your game” - adding extra enemies, health packs, etc.