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Hello Scratch!: Learn to program by making arcade games by Sadie Ford Gabriel Ford and Melissa Ford

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Appendix. Extra Practice Mermaid Splash—Art

Octavia the mermaid is on the run after her cover is blown. Ten years as a mermaid spy gathering information on the jellyfish and turtles down the drain. She now needs to get back to base, but sea creatures are chasing her, determined to stop her because she knows too much. How long can Octavia, shown in figure 1, stay alive?

Figure 1. A game of Mermaid Splash requires a single backdrop, a mermaid, turtle, jellyfish, retry button, and barrier line.

Mermaid Splash is a racing game like Midway’s 1983 ...

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