Build your own Ruby-powered Arcade Machine!

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Proposal
Short Form
Beginner

Excerpt

This session will cover the basics of game programming using Ruby, as well as the hardware you need in order to build and run your own Ruby-powered arcade machine.

Description

Have you ever wished you could re-live the fun you had as a kid playing video games? Have you ever wanted to learn 2D game programming with Ruby? Now is the time! The hardware is cheap. The libraries are easy to learn. This session will cover basic game programming techniques using Ruby, as well as the hardware you need in order to build and run your own Ruby-powered arcade machine.

Tags

Ruby, game programming

Speaking experience

This will be a heavily modified version of the talk I gave at RubyConf 2013. I intend to cover Ruby game programming basics in more detail.

Speaker