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What’s It Like?
Kids and adults alike will enjoy creating their own games in The Infinite Arcade. Begin by selecting a game type such as pinball, ball and paddle, platformer, maze, or start with a blank world and create your own. Game designers then have to decide how to end their game. Will you win by entering a victory portal, gathering all the collectables, killing all the enemies, or simply staying alive? Regardless, when the player’s character or ball runs out of lives, they lose.
Pros: Students get to learn the design process, testing their game and making improvements.
Cons: No way for kids to publish their games online for others to play.
Bottom line: Design, play, and improve your own arcade games.