Learn to code through game development with PursuedPyBear - Piper Thunstrom

Episode 192 · August 6th, 2022 · 42 mins 27 secs

About this Episode

The first game I remember coding, or at least copying from a magazine, was in Basic. It was Lunar Lander.

Learning to code a game is a way that a lot of people get started and excited about programming.

Of course, I don't recommend Basic. Now we've got Python. And one of the game engines available for Python is PursuedPyBear, a project started by Piper Thunstrom.

Piper joins us this episode and we talk about PursuedPyBear, learning to code, and learning CS concepts with game development.

PursuedPyBear, ppb, is a game framework great for learning with, with goals of being fun, education friendly, an example of idiomatic Python, hardware library agnostic, and built on event driven and object oriented concepts.

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