This chapter will introduce the idea of procedural content generation and one highly useful component, pseudo random numbers. Later in the chapter, you will use pseudo random numbers to create a derivation of the classic
Hello World program. For convenience, procedural content generation will be abbreviated to PCG for the remainder of the text. Let's also abbreviate pseudo random numbers to PRNs.
Here's a quick overview of what the chapter will cover and what you will learn:
In this chapter, we will complete a very simple step-by-step ...