PROGRAMMING GAMES WITH
VISUAL BASIC EXPRESS
2012 EDITION 
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PROGRAMMING GAMES WITH VISUAL BASIC EXPRESS  (Table of Contents) is a second semester  self-paced “intermediate” programming tutorial consisting of  10 Chapters explaining (in simple, easy-to-follow terms) how to build a Visual Basic Express Games.    The games built are non-violent and teach logical thinking skills.  To grasp the concepts, you should possess a working knowledge of Windows and have had some exposure to Visual Basic Express programming (or some other programming language).  We offer two beginning programming tutorials (VISUAL BASIC EXPRESS FOR KIDS and BEGINNING VISUAL BASIC EXPRESS)  that would help you gain this needed programming exposure.
PROGRAMMING GAMES WITH VISUAL BASIC EXPRESS explains (in simple, easy-to-follow terms) how to build a Visual Basic Express game project.  Game skills learned include handling multiple players, scoring, graphics, animation, and sounds. The game projects built include, in increasing complexity (Game Screen Shots):
  • Safecracker – Decipher a secret combination using clues from the computer.
  • Tic Tac Toe – The classic game.
  • Match Game – Find matching pairs of hidden photos – use your own photos!
  • Pizza Delivery – A business simulation where you manage a small pizza shop for a night.
  • Moon Landing – Land a module on the surface of the moon.
  • Leap Frog – A fun arcade game where you get a frog through traffic and across a raging river.
The product includes over 700 pages of color self-study notes, all Visual Basic Express source code and all needed graphics and sound files.
MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
The course requires Windows 7 or Windows 8, ability to view and print documents saved in Acrobat PDF format, and Visual Basic 2012 Express (the course can also be completed using Visual Basic 2012 Professional Edition).   We compress the download files using a .zip format to help reduce the size of the files for faster downloading. If you are looking for our newest 2015 Edition Tutorial click here.
ORDERING AND DELIVERY OPTIONS
We sell this Tutorial in an Annually Renewable “Unlimited User” unique Digital PDF E-Book Teacher Edition.  Our Teacher Edition allows you to distribute the digital tutorial and associated source code and multimedia files to any of the students who attend your computer science class.  This unique flexibility sets us apart from all other digital tutorials on the market.  We also sell this book in a “Single User” Digital PDF E-Book Download Only Edition for Teachers who need to license individual students in a small class.

The Digital PDF E-Books can be downloaded from our website immediately after purchase.  We compress the download files using a .zip format to help reduce the size of files for faster downloading.

I enjoyed Kid Games with Visual Basic Express.  I really liked the step by step method.  It was easy to understand and my students really enjoyed  the examples, which all made a dry subject matter a fun and creative class.  I also liked the format, as I can teach on my iPad.  I’ll be back for more next year.”

- Claudio Faenza, Teacher, Gainesville, FL

“I was looking for some ​Visual Basic Express ideas and these books appeared to be just what I needed. I bought both Visual Basic books…great ideas and easy to read.” 

- Andrew Zwelling, Math Teacher