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Project Background

We first conceived of this project during winter break before our final semester at Brandeis University.  With no experience whatsoever in mobile applications or game development, we dove head first into an Android game.  Here are some of the preliminary decisions we made, as well as the reasoning behind them.

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This blog is a development-journal of our open-source Android game Splot Attacks. The game was created for an independent study course (COSI 98b) at Brandeis University. In this blog, you can read about why we chose the Android platform, how we conceptualized the game, what game development framework we chose, and the entire developmental process of Splot Attacks. Ultimately, we hope that this journal can serve as an introduction to writing Android games for amateur programmers.

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