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Description

Get kids hooked on coding within minutes!

Lightbot : Code Hour is a programming puzzle game- a game whose game mechanics require using programming logic to solve levels. This short teaser is meant to introduce players to programming who may have little to no experience. Anyone, anywhere, from grades K-12 can play, have fun and learn real programming logic!

Simply guiding a robot to light up tiles and solve levels using commands, Lightbot cultivates a real understanding of procedures, loops, and conditionals.

Educators around the world are choosing to use Lightbot first when introducing their students to programming, coding and Computer Science.

Lightbot : Code Hour features 20 levels. The follow-on Lightbot : Programming Puzzles features 50 levels and 20 challenge stars to collect for when you want more of a challenge!

This version of Lightbot can be played in English, French, Russian, Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Norwegian, Slovenian, Romanian, Indonesian, German, Polish, Danish, Croatian, Dutch, Slovak, Czech, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Thai, Hindi, Swedish, Finnish and Hungarian! Just hit the associated flag icon on the main screen to select a language.

Lightbot features multiple save slots and separate progress tracking for multiple players. Multiple players can advance at their own pace in their own save slot, and also compete on number of levels finished, number of stars collected and number of overall commands used to complete the game.

There are NO in-app purchases in Lightbot.

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

Lightbot : Code Hour screenshot 1Lightbot : Code Hour screenshot 2Lightbot : Code Hour screenshot 3

Version History

Launched May 07, 2014 (over 4 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 8 months, on average.

Dec 06
2016
(Current)
Version 1.6.8

Fixed level progression in the procedures level set: troublesome level 5 has now been replaced with a simpler level.

As always, thank you for supporting Lightbot!

Jan 23
2016
Version 1.6.7

Fixed a few minor bugs, including a major crash bug on iPhone 4 in which the game wouldn't start on that device.

As always, thank you for supporting Lightbot!

Dec 06
2015
Version 1.6.6

Significantly reduced file size for all devices.
Included optimizations and removed crashes for older devices with lower memory.

Thanks again for supporting Lightbot!

Nov 24
2015
Version 1.6.3

+ Lightbot : Code Hour now features multiple save slots and separate progress tracking for multiple players. Multiple players can advance at their own pace in their own save slot, and also compete on number of levels finished and number of overall commands used to complete the game (Lower score=better)

+ Play as Boybot or Girlbot

+ Plenty of new languages, including Japanese, Korean, Malay, Thai, Hindi, Swedish, Finnish and Hungarian

And as always, thank you for supporting Lightbot!

May 08
2014
Version 1.0.0

Previous 3 versions
8

Total Ratings

5
4
4
2
3
0
2
0
1
2
220

Total Ratings

5
150
4
20
3
8
2
6
1
33