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Mission Python by Sean McManus

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8REPAIRING THE SPACE STATION

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While wandering around the space station, you must have noticed that some things don’t look quite right. To get the program up and running quickly, we used the EXPLORER section to display the rooms. However, it has a few drawbacks:

  • Sometimes a blank space is shown beneath the scenery because there’s no floor there.
  • When you walk to the front of the room, the front wall hides the astronaut.
  • The astronaut’s legs disappear when walking to the back of the screen.
  • The rooms are all drawn in the top left of the game window. This makes it look uneven and inconsistent, because there’s much more space on the right of the rooms ...

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