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5. Add-Ons

Choose an Add-On
Time to Celebrate!
Create a wild winning celebration using some of these ideas.
Moving Platforms
Make your game more challenging by creating moving platforms.
Shrinking Platforms
Create a shrinking platform to increase your game's difficulty.
Splash! You Lose
Create a way for the player to lose in your game.
Add Some Tunes
Add some background music to your game.
Bug Fix: Land on Your Feet...or Not
Fix the bug that allows things other than a sprite's feet to keep it on a platform.
  • 1. Platform Games: Intro and Design
  • 2. Use Events to Make the Sprite Jump
  • 3. Move the Sprite Left and Right
  • 4. Create a Winning Condition
  • 5. Add-Ons
  • 6. Reflection
  • 7. Wrap-up: Platform Game
  • 8. Wrap-up: Share Your Project
  • 9. Wrap-up: Show Your Project
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Congratulations on coding your project. Check out the add-ons for this activity. Choose any add ons that interest you and spend time making your project unique!

In “Time to Celebrate,” you’ll program a wild winning celebration.

Make the platforms change positions on the stage in “Moving Platforms.”

In “Shrinking Platforms,” create a platform that shrinks when the player stands on it In “Splash! You Lose,” create a losing condition for the game.

Add music in your game with “Add Some Tunes.” In “Bug Fix: Land on Your Feet… or Not,” you’ll program the sprite’s feet to land on the platform.

Have fun creating and customizing your code.

  1. Choose an Add-On, and click "watch" to learn how to build it.
  2. Once you finish one Add-On, try another one below the video!