Retro Video Game Programming

Topic: Retro Video Game Programming
When: Saturday July 21st at 5PM to 8PM
Where: at the Dallas Makerspace
Cost: The Event is free. Everyone is welcome.

Previous Experience: None, Just show up.
We will teach you everything you need!

Topics Covered:

We will be programming a clone to the classic
Atari 2600 Game, Combat (the tank part).

See a review of the original game here

Please Bring a Laptop to Follow Along.

Please install Visual Studio.NET Prior to
coming to class.

Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 or 2010.
Express or Professional

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  • Steve

    Helping me move from classic VB to VB.NET.

    July 22, 2012

  • MetalDust (.

    The default keys are a,w,d,backspace / up,right,left,z

    July 22, 2012

  • MetalDust (.

    There are 2011 lines of code in the program

    July 21, 2012

  • MetalDust (.

    Thank You to everyone that showed up. See you next month!

    July 21, 2012

  • MetalDust (.

    I uploaded the source code in the file location. Your assignment is to make a game for next month. See you there.

    July 21, 2012

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