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Ninja Runner

Physics Platformer

Advanced Course: Build a platformer using physics and program your own hero and enemy A.I.

  • Build a physics platformer
  • 47 programming activities
  • 8 coding puzzles
  • Build 5 fun mini-games
  • Build a physics platformer
  • 47 programming activities
  • 8 coding puzzles
  • Build 5 fun mini-games

8 Modules

1
Linear Velocity Use linear velocity and built-in animation to make your character run off of the platforms. 6 Activities: 1 Intro | 1 Puzzle | 3 DIYs | 1 Quiz
• FUNCTIONS • PHYSICS • BUILT-IN ANIMATIONS •
2
Double Jump Detect collsions and apply impulses to make your character do a double jump. 6 Activities: 1 Intro | 1 Puzzle | 3 DIYs | 1 Quiz
• IMPULSES • ANIMATIONS • COLLISION •
3
Receiving Values Send damage values to attacking robots and save the day. 6 Activities: 1 Intro | 1 Puzzle | 3 DIYs | 1 Quiz
• MESSAGING • ACTOR PROPERTIES •
4
Lists Create an inventory list so that your character can collect loot. 6 Activities: 1 Intro | 1 Puzzle | 3 DIYs | 1 Quiz
• LIST OPERATIONS •
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Kids learn on their own with a guided, hands-on approach that individualizes the learning experience. Tynker's online courses provide a complete learning system for your child to master the fundamentals of programming. Tynker's visual programming language makes it easy to learn, and once kids gain proficiency, they can seamlessly transition to Javascript coding within the Tynker learning system. Enroll in one of our plans for unlimited play across all courses.

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Game-Based Learning
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  • Visual Workshop
  • Level Editor
  • Character Creator
  • Physics Engine

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