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XNA Curriculum Materials

Rob Miles in the Very Silly Team is presently working on some curriculum materials so that anyone teaching programming can use XNA, C# and a bit of silliness to get the message across. The content is presently in production but will be available for limited review in a few weeks. It will be based on the book and will take the form of Powerpoint presentations and some structured practical work to go alongside.

We are starting a mailing list for anyone who wants to register an interest in the content to keep you informed of progress (note that this will be strictly used for this purpose and no other).

If you want to be kept informed of curriculum developments, send an email to curriculum@verysillygames.com and we will add you to the list.

Posted on Thursday, August 28, 2008 at 10:24AM by Registered CommenterRob in , | Comments5 Comments

Money from XNA

The XNA Creators Club (where you can publish your XNA games) is now open for business. You can post your games for other Xbox owners to play with and there are even moves to allow you to get cash for your creations. Find out more here.

Posted on Wednesday, August 13, 2008 at 08:58AM by Registered CommenterRob in | Comments3 Comments

Simple Simon Part 2 Now Available

The second part of the Simple Simon game development is now available for download. This version of the game is not yet complete, but it does have the main game state machine present, along with the code that will produce the sequence that the player needs to copy.

There are also some questions that you can have a go at in the Simple Simon discussion forum. Take a look here.

Posted on Wednesday, June 25, 2008 at 09:51AM by Registered CommenterRob in , | CommentsPost a Comment

Very Silly Video on Channel 9

If you want to see Rob Miles being silly (and who doesn't) then take a look here:

http://channel9.msdn.com/posts/Dan/Rob-Miles-Very-Silly-Interview/

Posted on Friday, June 6, 2008 at 03:05PM by Registered CommenterRob in | CommentsPost a Comment

Silliness on the Road

Rob Miles, one of the movers and shakers behind the Silly Games enterprise, is on the road at the moment giving XNA sessions. You can find out how things are going, and what happened when he told his first joke to the audience, here.

Posted on Thursday, March 13, 2008 at 11:20AM by Registered CommenterRob in | CommentsPost a Comment
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