Learn Python with Minecraft is a fun, interactive introduction to programming in Python that will teach you how to customize Minecraft Pi, a free version of the popular game that runs on the tiny Raspberry Pi computer.
You'll get started with short, simple Python lessons and use your new skills to modify the game for instant results. You'll write code to trap enemies, teleport, super jump, turn boring blocks into gold, make blocks magically move on their own, and build secret passages and forests. Fans and newcomers alike will learn how to make the Minecraft world their own, while learning programming basics that will come in handy in Minecraft and beyond!Biografía del autor:
Craig Richardson is a longtime software developer and Python teacher. He has worked for the Raspberry Pi Foundation, presented at Raspberry Pi events, and led workshops on Python programming with Minecraft Pi.
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Buchbeschreibung No Starch Inc. Apr 2016, 2016. Taschenbuch. Buchzustand: Neu. 233x179x32 mm. Neuware - You've bested creepers, traveled deep into caves, and maybe even gone to The End and back-but have you ever transformed a sword into a magic wand Built a palace in the blink of an eye Designed your own color-changing disco dance floor In Learn to Program with Minecraft®, you'll do all this and more with the power of Python, a free language used by millions of professional and first-time programmers! Begin with some short, simple Python lessons and then use your new skills to modify Minecraft to produce instant and totally awesome results. Learn how to customize Minecraft to make mini-games, duplicate entire buildings, and turn boring blocks into gold. You'll also write programs that: - Take you on an automated teleportation tour around your Minecraft world - Build massive monuments, pyramids, forests, and more in a snap! - Make secret passageways that open when you activate a hidden switch - Create a spooky ghost town that vanishes and reappears elsewhere - Show exactly where to dig for rare blocks -Cast a spell so that a cascade of flowers (or dynamite if you're daring!) follows your every move - Make mischief with dastardly lava traps and watery curses that cause huge floods Whether you're a Minecraft megafan or a newbie, you'll see Minecraft in a whole new light while learning the basics of programming. Sure, you could spend all day mining for precious resources or building your mansion by hand, but with the power of Python, those days are over! 296 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9781593276706