CSE460: Introduction to Game Programming and Robotics

Assignment # 1

Date: September 7, 2009

Presentations (September 10, 2009)

Each student is required to prepare a presentation on one of the following third party tools for Microsoft Robotics Development Studio or one of the competitions organized by Microsoft.

Practice Assignment

Practice all the hands-on lab (Lab # 1 to Lab # 6) given in the MRDS tutorials.

1st Competition (September 17, 2009)

  1. Using the available Lego services in VPL/MRDS and other samples available online, develop an interesting application of Lego Robots of your own choice. As you implement your application, keep the Imagine Cup guidelines in mind.
  2. A tag-team RoboHockey tournament will be held where students will play hockey by controlling the Lego robots through blue tooth connection and using game Controllers. You are encouraged to practice well before the competition date.