Appealing puzzle game reinforces essential coding concepts
Pros: Good progression of challenges, easy to use for short chunks of time, and supports understanding of basic coding syntax.
Cons: Not explicit in how gameplay connects to coding concepts, and in-game help is pretty limited.
Bottom Line: This well-designed game introduces basic coding syntax and is best used for practice.
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