I come from an era of 8 bit computers (Zx81, Commodore 64 , Amstrad CPC 464) and was always fascinated by how games were created, and indeed what makes a game addictive.

## Statistics

## Achievements (28)

### Abstract Art

You spent 50 hours drawing, keep it up!

### Kurt Gödel

You spent 200 hours coding, keep it up!

Kurt Gödel was a logician, mathematician and philosopher. His work on the logical consistency of mathematical systems lies at the foundation of modern computer science.

### Cubism

You spent 20 hours drawing, seems more than just a hobby!

### Active Community Member

You made a public post in the community forum!

### Bertrand Russell

You spent 100 hours coding, keep it up!

Bertrand Russell was a British mathematician, philosopher and logician. His work had a considerable influence on computer science.

### Level Design Expert

You spent 2 hours working on maps, O.M.G!

### Senior Level Designer

You spent 1 hour working on maps, starts looking like an addiction!

### Regular Level Designer

You spent 30 minutes working on maps, amazing!

### Junior Level Designer

You spent 10 minutes working on maps, well done!

### Surrealism

You spent 10 hours drawing, isn't that crazy?

### Level Design Rookie

You started creating a map, keep it up!

### Emile Baudot

You spent 50 hours coding, keep it up!

Emile Baudot was a French telegraph engineer and inventor. He created the first binary encoding system for communications, and today's modem speed unit baud is named after him.

### Expressionism

You spent 5 hours drawing sprites, O.M.G!

### Ada Lovelace

You spent 20 hours coding, seems more than just a hobby!

Ada Lovelace was an English mathematician and writer. She anticipated applications beyond pure calculation to Babbage's Analytical Engine, and created the first algorithms for such a machine.

### Game Jam Contender

You made a submission to a microStudio Game Jam

### Post Impressionism

You spent 2 hours drawing sprites, starts looking like an addiction!

### George Boole

You spent 10 hours coding, isn't that crazy?

George Boole was an English mathematician, philosopher and logician. He formalized Boolean algebra, the basis for digital logic and computer science.

### Charles Babbage

You spent 5 hours coding, O.M.G!

Charles Babbage was an English mathematician, philosopher, engineer and inventor. He originated the concept of a programmable general-purpose computer and designed the Analytical Engine.

### Impressionism

You spent 1 hour drawing, amazing!

### Renaissance

You spent 30 minutes drawing, well done!

### Greek Art

You spent 10 minutes drawing, keep it up!

### Joseph Jacquard

You spent 2 hours coding, starts looking like an addiction!

Joseph Jacquard was a French weaver and merchant. He built and demonstrated the Jacquard loom, a programmable mechanized loom controlled by a tape constructed from punched cards.

### Cave Art

You started drawing!

### Gottfried Leibniz

You spent 1 hour coding, amazing!

Gottfried Leibniz was a German mathematician, philosopher, scientist and diplomat. He made advances in symbolic logic and his work was crucial for the theoretical foundations of computer science.

### Blaise Pascal

You spent 30 minutes coding, well done!

Blaise Pascal was a French mathematician, physicist, inventor, philosopher. He invented the mechanical calculator.

### Recognition

Your public project received 5 likes!

### Al Jazari

You spent 10 minutes coding, keep it up!

Al Jazari was a Muslim scientist, artist, mathematician living in Mesopotamia. He invented an astronomical clock considered the first programmable analog computer.

### Al Khwarizmi

You actually started coding!

Al Khwarizmi was a Persian polymath who produced vastly influential works in mathematics, astronomy, and geography. His name gave rise to the term 'algorithm'.