Author Archives: NAVIN RIZWI

Final Light/Maze Game (Navin Rizwi)

CIRCUIT:

CODE:
#define LED1 9   // the pin for the LED
#define LED2 10
#define LED3 11   // the pin for the LED
#define LED4 12
#define LED5 13
#define BUTTON1 14
#define BUTTON2 15
#define BUTTON3 16
#define BUTTON4 17
#define BUTTON5 18
// the input pin where the
// pushbutton is connected
int val1 = 0;     // val will be used to store the state
int val2 = [...]

Electronic Maze game (Navin Rizwi)

The player has to navigate the ball to the end of the maze, where it drops into a little hole and blocks the light from the LDR in place, which then signals the LED to turn off.
TOOLS/MATERIALS:
Band saw, drill press, wood, wire cutters, soldering iron, heat gun, glue, clamps, various measuring tools.
Arduino, breadboard, LED, LDR, [...]

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Timer for Magnetic Baseball (Navin Rizwi)

This is a timer for my magnetic baseball game, so that each user has a set amount of time (15 minutes) to make as many homeruns as they can.

PARTS:
Arduino, breadboard, USB cable, 2 LEDs, 1 resistor, 1 button, jumper wire
CODE:
int ledPin = 3;                           // the pin for the LED
int [...]

Survivor (Navin Rizwi)

Please see the game design document at: http://rizwi.com/gameDesignDoc_Survivor_NavinRizwi.pdf

Proverb Game — “It’s Better to Give than to Receive” (Navin)

“It is Better to Give than to Receive” — this game is true to its meaning. Give what you have to others, else face the consequences.
There is a competitive multiplayer vs. game master conflict structure and is played with an even number of players, most of which are standing facing each other (and not too [...]

Katamari Escape (Navin Rizwi)

The game is played on a hexagonal game board, with three smaller players against one more powerful player. The more powerful player starts out stacked with 3 magnetic tiles while the other three (smaller) players start out with one magnetic tile as a gamepiece.
The goal of the game is for the more powerful player to [...]

Magnetic Baseball (Navin Rizwi)

Introduction:
This is a game of magnetic baseball, similar to the real sport but with some fun differences. There are two teams with nine game pieces on each team. A die is tossed and the player with the higher number gets to decide whether to bat or to pitch first.
Individual Player Strengths:
Each side will draw nine [...]

Kabaddi (Navin)

This game is played on a divided court with two teams. A coin is tossed to determine who will go first. The team who wins the toss sends a ‘raider’ to the other side of the court, with the aim of touching a member of the other team and running back to the home side, [...]