# Small Basic

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• #### Block Smasher - Small Basic Featured Program

Today's post is a combination of a guest blog and a featured program! It comes from Behnam Azizi . In Behnam's words... ============================ Here is the new version of my old game I used to call "Breaker". Since It had the same name as my...
• #### LED Display - Small Basic Featured Program

Today's featured program is the LED Display from Amir CPS . Thanks to LitDev for nominating the program here . The Forum thread that explains this program (and gives you the code): http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/smallbasic/thread...
• #### Tankinator - Small Basic Featured Game

Today we're featuring Tankinator, from Zock77 . Cobra355 helped with some graphics. Here's a screenshot: Download Version 0.02: http://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/Tankinator-Small-Basic-Game-55a77a3f Features added: 1) Added pause Feature...
• #### Alien Barrage - Small Basic Featured Game

Check here to see the discussion about LitDev's Alien Barrage! As you can see in the forum thread, LitDev picked "Alien Barrage" from my random flow of alternate names. It was originally named Space Invaders, and this is too original to be thought...
• #### Soda Pop Showdown - Small Basic Featured Game

Today's featured game was nominated by CodingLikeCrazy . In CLC's words... ======== Soda Pop Showdown is the name of the game I would like to nominate. it is made by JKrueg . Click here to play Soda Pop Showdown! The code is SND683. ...
• #### Small Basic for Little Kids Series #02 – Loop

The single most important concept in programming is loop, I think. And yet, it's (usually) not an easy concept for kids to grasp. I remember when I was young, I had to struggle with the idea of loop and N=N+1. Back then, a loop in BASIC might look...
• #### Small Basic: The Improved I/O Extension

From Gungan37 in this Forums thread ... ====================== I have spent the last few months writing the IO Extension in C#. It provides hundreds of methods to do all kinds of different things. It includes support for: Network server /...
• #### Vigenère Cipher - Small Basic Featured Program

From Wikipedia: "The Vigenère cipher is a method of encrypting alphabetic text by using a series of different Caesar ciphers based on the letters of a keyword... The first well documented description of a polyalphabetic cipher was formulated by...
• #### Light Beam Physics Challenge - Small Basic

Make sure you check out LitDev's January challenges . Here's more info about his Physics Challenge: Light Beam! Physics Challenge Write a program to reflect a light beam off a rotated surface. Further challenge - make a game where the user...