Build a Parallax Scrolling Jetfighter Game

Turing's Tower JetFighter
Build a Parallax Scrolling Jetfighter Game

Kids will have lots of fun building games this summer with our new Coding Adventures! Here’s an example of a parallax scrolling game kids can easily build after completing a few learning missions in Turing’s Tower.

Parallax Scrolling Jetfighter Game

Built with Turing’s Tower

Instructions: Use the arrow keys to move, space bar to fire

(For best experience, use a desktop computer and mouse or trackpad)

In our new Coding Adventures, kids embark on a quest and complete missions as they learn to code and build fun projects. They’ll also be able to apply their skills to program drones and command robots. Click on the blog category “sneak peek” to check out other mini-games kids build as they learn beginner to intermediate programming concepts.  We’re getting close to completing the new Adventures. Get excited!

Programming concepts learned when building this game

  • Variables
  • Cloning
  • Parallax Scrolling
  • Conditionals

Last chance to get our special introductory pricing.  Available on Kickstarter until May 31, 2015.

 

Tynker enables children to learn computer programming in a fun and imaginative way. More than 60 million kids worldwide have started learning to code using Tynker.