Thanks for the update! Hope you’ll have a good time with the family, and for once actually get a proper breather to recover some energy. You all deserve it!
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Since I can’t comment on the latest post directly for some reason [edit: it just started working again? Oh well, already posted here now] I’ll just do it here: we appreciate all the work that you’ve done on Mitch, don’t feel bad about prioritizing the safety of your family and yourself. Hang in there, we’re all rooting for you
This was a fun nostalgia trip! I got the demo on a CD-ROM somewhere in the nineties and used to play that a lot, but of course this was back when if your local store didn't sell physical copies of a game you were out of luck. Really nice to finally play the full version for an hour or two :)
> They are so pumped that are researching alternatives to keep programming at home. Believe me: To research on their own is an enormous step!
You could show TIC-80 to your students and say "It's almost the same, but a little bit different in some spots so not all programs work... maybe you can figure it out?"
They might just be motivated enough to work on this as a team if you do!
Like Sugata Mitra says: