News — ages 7+

Load Your MakeCode Arcade Projects onto Hardware!

ages 7+ arcade coding game kitronik makecode retrogaming

Load Your MakeCode Arcade Projects onto Hardware!

Play MakeCode Arcade games on real hardware with the Kitronik ARCADE! Complete with a solid case, speaker, vibration feedback, and extra expansion ports - it caters for more advanced tinkerers too. The ARCADE is just the right size and shape to play games with both hands, powered by AA alkaline or rechargeable batteries - there's less hassle for travel/shipping, with no lipo batteries to worry about. The Kitronik ARCADE comes with clear and concise documentation, example code and tutorials.

Read more →


Combine Art and Crafts with Coding for Fun Projects

ages 7+ chibitronics craft makecode paper cicruits STEAM

Combine Art and Crafts with Coding for Fun Projects

The Chibitronics Chibi Chip and kits make it easy for kids to create and program (coding) crafty colourful circuits. The Chibi Chip is reusable for loads of projects, over and over again - it works with mobile devices or computers with a headphone socket, with no syncing required!

Read more →


Automate Real World Things With Your micro:bit!

ages 7+ automation iot micro:bit accessories microbit Pimoroni

Automate Real World Things With Your micro:bit!

Automate real devices with the Pimoroni Automation:bit using drag and drop makecode in the browser. It's a great way for kids aged 8+ to build robust projects, using the micro:bit's built-in sensors and buttons - you can even connect external controls using the screw in wire terminals. No soldering required!

Read more →