Once more Emmanuel Turner has ported another game to work with an Arduino and our LCD Keypad Shield. In this instalment he brings us the classic game “Camel”. It’s a simple game of strategy, you make choices about your progress and taking care of your camel in the hope of crossing the desert. It was a classic game in BASIC from years ago and still some fun today. As always the game works well – the game play is really well done, and with some imagination is a great interlude, for example:
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Instead of building your own LCD module onto a breadboard, save time and move forward with the Freetronics LCD & Keypad shield which contains a bright 16×2 character LCD and five buttons that can be read from only one analog input pin: