The best way to learn new technologies is to make something interesting, fun, engaging and unconventional. In this tutorial I will walk you through a Mastermind game I built to show some of the most fundamental ideas behind the React library, ECMAScript 6 specification and Webpack module bundler.
The third weekend of January was the coldest that Poland has been all winter, so far. Temperatures in Poznań hit -11°C during the day. In such conditions, the best way to spend free time was to stay at home and enjoy the advantages of a comfortable and warm bed ;). But this weekend was special for the game makers from all over the world. The Global Game Jam was taking place and I couldn't miss it!
Node Knockout is one of the most popular 48h, online hackathon featuring node.js. Together with my friends: @mchmurski, Ania and @lukaszwojciak we wanted to make a multiplayer, enjoyable game with a catchy idea - popular cat memes as main characters!
CSS Duck Hunt was the first game I submitted to 'CSS only' Mozilla Dev Derby over one year ago. It didn't win anything, but I was glad that I managed to develop a nostalgic game in a rather unique way. Since then, some people have asked me to explain how this game works.