Photograph by Luis Cruz

image Video games have been part of my life in Honduras since I was a kid, but it wasn’t until I was 14 that my interest in game programming began.

At first I developed software primarily to learn programming, in a variety of languages. Later I decided to apply my programming knowledge to the digital-electronics world, using integrated circuits such as Atmel microcontrollers to develop my own projects. Online, I bought everything I needed to start learning electronics and ...

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