In 2005 science writer Joshua Foer went to cover the U.S. Memory Championship. A year later he was back -- as contestant. Much more surprisingly, that year of training also turned into a first-place victory at the national competition in New York and the chance to represent the U.S. at the World Memory Championship.

What it does

It creates an environment for individuals to train their memory

How I built it

I built it using GameMaker Studio

Challenges I ran into

Animation was the most challenging aspect of this game

Accomplishments that I'm proud of

The end result

What I learned

Using GameMaker

What's next for MemoryWars

Online implementation

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