To make a truly interesting music game on Facebook Messenger!
What it does
A game, currently only single-player but soon will enable multiplayer mode, that turns your keyboard into a piano and lets you play the best melodies in the world, earn points, and bond with each other through music!
- QWERUIOP keys correspond to the 8 keys in an octet.
How we built it
- Coded in Defold game engine with Lua
- Used Node.js to setup server on Heroku to host the records
Challenges we ran into
- Understanding the SDK
- Linking backend with frontend
Accomplishments that we're proud of
- We actually made a functional game that can be played on Facebook Messenger!
What we learned
- How to code in Lua and use a game engine
What's next for Master DJ
- Setting up messenger bot to chat with gamers
- Enable duo challenge mode that makes playing more competitive
- Enable multiple instruments other than piano