Title: GameMaker: Studio
Summary: One of the best creation tools available for aspiring game developers
Pros: Offers an easy-to-use drag-and-drop interface for novices; powerful scripting for pros.
Cons: Basic version creates games for Windows or MacOS, not independent Web-based games.
Bottom Line:Provides teachers with the best possible choice for a full unit or class on game design, and gives students a tool that can get them well on their way to realizing their game-making dreams.
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