Lab

It’s getting cold in Ithaca.

This is my favorite time of the year. I have a lab space with a couple of grad students. We turned a storage room into a pretty cozy workspace.

Lab Ignore the mess

Here’s what I’ve been working on.

REDUCT is a puzzle game for children about evaluating code. Ian is building the game, and I’m helping with narrative and design.

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The story centers around Starchild, an alien hopping from planet to planet in search of his home.

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Planets are themed by programming concepts - the physical appearance of a planet’s resident is a pseudo- representation of that concept.

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Levels teach players concepts bit by bit, untimately combining them.

Starchild’s ship runs on stardust, obtained by completing levels.

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A very fun project to ideate on!