Friday, August 21, 2015

3D Game Programming for Kids

A coworker asked me to tell her of a book or a course that her son could use to learn HTML. I didn't know of anything teaching HTML but I was aware of the Pragmatic Programmer's book "3D Game Programming for Kids" so I bought it and started researching it to determine if it would be worthwhile. It is a lot of fun and I highly recommend it.

I combined the first three examples along with the rotation feature from the default project you see when you first open your Chrome or Safari browser to

The editor superimposes the 3D objects over the code that has been entered. THIS IS COOL

All the necessary code for the spinning 3D objects is below:
I also coded an astronaut floating in space. He rotates and spins.