© Pradeeka Seneviratne  2019
Pradeeka SeneviratneBBC micro:bit Recipeshttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-4913-0_15

15. Building Simple Games

Pradeeka Seneviratne1 
Udumulla, Mulleriyawa, Sri Lanka

This chapter provides some basic techniques that you can use to develop simple games with the micro:bit LED display and two built-in buttons.

15-1. Creating a Sprite


You want to create a sprite at (x2,y2) on the micro:bit LED screen.


  • In the Toolbox, click on the Variables category. Next, click on the Make a Variable… button. In the New variable name box, type sprite for the variable name. Then click the Ok button.

  • In the Toolbox, click on the Variables category. Then click and drag the set sprite to block over, and place it inside ...

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