Challenge: Design a video game in just 12 hours – WBAL Baltimore

OMAR JIMENEZ HAS MORE ON THE STORY AND WHAT THE STUDENTS GET IF THEY WIN THE GAME JAM. THE INSIDE LOOKS LIKE THAT. CAN EVERYONE DO,000? STUDENTS LISTENING AND LETTING THEIR INSTRUCTIONS SINK IN. ALL OF THEM ARE REALLY LEARNING ABOUT THE CODE, LEARNING ABOUT THE JOBS THAT ARE IN THIS ASTRO AND THEY’RE TAKING AWAY SKILLS THAT THEY COULD POSSIBLY USE IN THE FUTURE. AT THE GAME JAM, IT WAS EITHER GAME ON OR GAME OVER. THE GOAL, TO MAKE THE BEST VIDEO POSSIBLE IN 12 HOURS. NOT A LOT OF TIME BUT THESE STUDENTS SAY IT’S WORTH IT. WHY? YOU GET TO MAKE YOUR OWN VIDEO GAME INSTEAD OF GETTING ONE OFF THE APP STORE. THE THEME WAS THINK BIG. IT’S EXACTLY WHAT THESE STUDENTS ARE DOING. WE’RE RUNNING FROM AN AS EXTRAORDINARY. I KNOW A LOT OF PEOPLE — ASTEROID. WE WANTS TO HAVE LOTS OF IDEAS AND THEN MAKE THE BEST GAME WE POSSIBLY CAN THAT WE THINK EVERYONE WILL LIKE. TO CREATE THEIR WORLD JUST RIGHT, EAST JAMES HAD TO BRAIN STORM. . ANYTHING FROM SHARKS TO BIG PUPPIES AND HUNDRED ANY? IT’S KIND OF MY ENVINCE. IT’S A TURTLE BUNNY BUT IT HAS A NORMAL BUNNY, A PUPPY TAIL. THE THEME WAS THINK BIG BECAUSE OF ITS PRIZE. THE WINNING TEAM WILL GET TO PLAY — DISPLAY THEIR GAME DURING ART SCAPE. AT THE END OF THE DAY THE STUDENTS SAY THE BEST PART WAS

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