MakeCode Arcade is block-based coding that you can learn online, in your web browser, with loads of free tutorials included. The coolest thing about the Kitronik ARCADE is that it's a physical game console that runs your MakeCode Arcade code! Create multi-level 2d games, load them on the ARCADE, tweak the code more, and keep adding updates!
This new version (SKU: KT_2182) replaces the older discontinued kit; with improved bluetooth connectivity that reconnects when switched on, and can be powered from 5V USB-C, a lipo battery, or equivalent 5V power source.
Supplied with straightforward plug-in speakers, your kit is a great base for building your own custom enclosures!
The Kitronik ARCADE is a fun and engaging educational tool for kids to learn Digital Technologies' concepts! With web-accessible programming interfaces, the ARCADE is suitable for both visual block programming and later text-based with expansion for hardware tinkering; design game-based programs that are playable through a familiar game controller/console interface.
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