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About the Course
In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to create a basic and functional version of the popular game, Space Invaders using Java and Swing toolkit. Java is one of the most in demand programming languages, and using the Swing toolkit with it will give you a chance to easily implement many game applications. You will be able to identify and use most of the components inside the Swing toolkit that will aid you in building your own games, customized to fit your needs. In this guided project, you will be able to create a graphical user interface, populate it with your game pieces and control their movement using the keyboard. Furthermore, you will be able to make the enemy shoot automatically as the user shoots using the keyboard. Finally, you will be able to detect any hits and calculate the score.
Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions....