Author Archives: LUKE CAMPBELL

Watch Out… Again, Sticky Katamari!

1. Circuit Diagram

 
 
 
 
 
 
2. Description and Game Rules

“Watch Out, Sticky Katamari!”
You and your partner have been put in charge by the prince to search together and find the right pieces in order to increase the size of your sticky Katamari before the other team does! Pay close attention and play carefully - not only do you [...]

“Watch Out, Sticky Katamari!” Game Turn Keeper

1. Statement of Intent
Game Turn Keeper for 2 teams during the game, “Watch Out, Sticky Katamari!”
2. Program Structure
The program is intended to be a very simple push-button turn keeper. The two LED’s have two different blinking colors and each color (blue and green) represents a different team. When a team’s LED is turned on and [...]

Ecobot: Saving the Planet for World Domination!

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LOOK INTO THE MIND, BABY! (Luke Campbell)

LOOK INTO THE MIND, BABY! 
Proverb: “Great minds think alike.”
Meaning: Everyone has ideas, but good ideas are rare. It tends to be, however, that when two great minds* are challenged with a common problem or puzzle, they somehow tune their brain waves in a similar fashion and come up with parallel solutions.
*This can mean two intelligent [...]

WATCH OUT, STICKY KATAMARI! (Luke Campbell)

 
 
 
 
1.) GAME’S ORIGINAL CONSTITUATIVE RULES:
1. An object has a mass/size of X
2. The object continually absorbs other objects with mass/size ≤ X
3. Game ends when object reaches mass/size of X + Y
 
2.) “WATCH OUT, STICKY KATAMARI!”
You and your partner have been put in charge by the prince to search together and find the right pieces [...]

Catch that Homer! (Luke Campbell)

Catch that Homer!

MATERIALS:
- Game board
- Character Cards (4)
- Character Mits (4)
- Ping Pong Ball
- Pen and Paper to keep score
 
RULES:
1. Pick a character card.
2. Place the character card at the bottom of the board in slot of choice. Person who places their character card first alternates every turn.
3. Drop the baseball at the top of [...]

Space Probe! (Luke Campbell)

This specific game almost instantly came to mind as I started thinking about this assignment. Having played this game since I was around 6 years old, I definitely qualify this as a game specific to my family.
Rules: Using the two metal rods only, try to launch the ball as far up the ramp as possible [...]