An easy game to get kids jazzed about programming is “Bug Catcher”, built by kids as they solve the mystery of Glitch Manor. Fun to play with friends, this game helps them apply the skills they’ve learned, in order to motivate them to do more with programming.
Bug Catcher Game
Built with Glitch Manor
Instructions: Click and hold the mouse pointer to steer the dragon. Eat the blue bugs and avoid the red ones!
(For best experience, use a desktop computer and mouse or trackpad)
As players progress through each Coding Adventure, they learn programming concepts and apply what they’ve learned to build games. Click on the blog category “sneak peek” if you want to check out other mini-games we’ve posted so far. We’re nearing the end of our Kickstarter campaign and our new Coding Adventures will be available soon. It’s not too late to enjoy our early discounts!
Programming concepts learned when building this game
- Conditional Logic