17 Dec '15, 5am

Minecraft Finds New Life in Programming at Cyberview Minecraft Camp 2015

Minecraft Finds New Life in Programming at Cyberview Minecraft Camp 2015

Just about everyone knows that Minethcraft – that odd looking 8-bit like high-definition first-person world builder – is a videogame at its heart. Even so, fans and general users always found new ways to engage the gaming concept. In the case of Cyberview Sdn. Bhd. (Cyberview), it has paired with Microsoft Malaysia to introduce the world of programming via Minecraft to young and impressionable minds. This collaboration sees the game being used as a education tool for the Cyberview Minecraft Camp 2015 where 28 participants between the ages of 8 to 12 years spent the better part of a two-day long camp to play and learn how they can program the gaming system to do what they want. Originally made to be a world-builder, Minecraft is an online game that allows players to interact with each other to explore and build their ideal world with literal building blocks. Hence the 8-bit...

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