FAQ | Bedroom Programmer


Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need any programming skills to follow this course?

The course assumes you have no knowledge of programming or of games design.

What type of computer do I need to follow the course?

You need a windows based computer running Microsoft Windows XP, Windows 7 or Windows 8.

Do I need to buy any software to follow the course?

There is no need to purchase anything to follow this course, we use the free download of Gamemaker Studio as the basis for your learning. You can create Windows games at no cost.

You can optionally choose to purchase Gamemaker Studio at a later date if you decide you want to start selling your games on Android, IOS, Facebook, Kindle etc.

Is there a minimum age requirement to understand the content?

We have tested this course with lots of children aged 8 upwards and find that they have no problem following the step by step guides as detailed in the videos.