Captain Hack Sparrow

Help Captain Hack Sparrow find all the buried treasure and defeat enemies!

What it does

  • capture pirates for your merry band
  • loot treasure and gold
  • capture ships and sail the seven seas


small coin Small coin 10💰 small coin Large coin 20💰 Pile of treasure 50💰 Pirate Ship 100💰 Pirate Ship 200💰 Pirate Ship 300💰 Enemy 1000💰 Enemy 1500 💰 Captain Enemy 2000 💰

How we built it

  • React Native for the game frontend
  • Google Cloud
    • serverless functions for the backend
    • storage bucket for storing the game assets
    • maps for displaying dynamically spawned objects
  • Twilio for SMS functionalities
  • MongoDB for data storage

Challenges we ran into

Dependencies and compatibility issues between different versions

Accomplishments that we're proud of

Building a game without using game engines. domain

What we learned

  • How to build a game using React Native. Played around with various sensors (and ultimately used Gyroscope) on the phone to accomplish this.

What's next for Captain Hack Sparrow and the Treasure

  • More items and asset classes
  • interactivity
  • real time multiplayer

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