CS2S566 - Tool Development for Computer Games

Coursenotes
GNU/Linux username and password
Installing the GNU/Linux software packages used in the second floor labs
Coursework 1
Referral Coursework
Free books and Python documentation!

Coursenotes

GNU/Linux username and password

These can be obtained from here. The password can also be changed using the same link. FAQs about the Faculties GNU/Linux infrastructure can be found here.

Installing the GNU/Linux software packages used in the second floor labs

My advice would be to install Debian Jessie and then you can install two meta packages which will give you the same user applications as we use on the second floor. These packages are found on the last slide.

Coursework 1

Kong x 2 (pdf) or in the opendesktop format Kong x 2 (odt).

Referral Coursework

Referral coursework 1: Implement the classic arcade game Breakout.

Free books and Python documentation!

Generic Python documentation.
PyGame documentation.
PGE online documentation
Introduction to the command line
How to Think Like a Computer Scientist: Learning with Python
External PyGame tutorial.