Wu's Castle: Teaching Arrays and Loops in a Game
Michael Eagle and Tiffany Barnes from University of North Carolina are devoping games to teach introductory computer science concepts. Wu’s Castle is a two-dimensional role playing game that teaches loops and arrays in an interactive,visual way. In this game, the player interactively programs magical creatures to create armies of snowmen. The game provides immediate feedback and helps students visualize the execution of their code in a safe environment.