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*<s>Display squares with numbers.</s>
*<s>Display squares with numbers.</s>
*<s>Make squares able to be rotated.</s>
*Display grid where blocks can snap.
*Display grid where blocks can snap.
*Make squares able to be rotated.
*Complete Software Requirements Specifications
*Complete Software Requirements Specifications

Revision as of 14:49, 24 February 2010

Home | Development | Teacher | Student | Lesson Plans | Sketches/Screenshots | Tutorials | Suggestions/Comments

This page displays the pertinent information regarding the development of Blocku.



Members listed here are actively working on the project.

Mark DeMayo (3rd Year @ RIT)

email: mdemayo24@gmail.com

Contribution: Designer, Artist

Ihudiya Ogburu (5th Year @ RIT)

email: ifogburu@gmail.com

Contribution: Designer, Artist

Ariel Zamparini (3rd Year @ RIT)

email: arielzamparini@gmail.com

Contribution: Programmer

Fran Rogers (4th Year @ RIT)

email: fran@dumetella.net

Contribution: Programmer

Development Meetings

4pm-6pm Wednesday January 20, 2010

4pm Thursday January 28, 2010 (IRC)

4pm-6pm Thursday February 18, 2010

2pm-4pm Wednesday February 24,2010


01.14.2010 Updated the Wiki Page with New Links

01.16.2010 Updated the Wiki Page with new suggestions

01.21.2010 Updated the Wiki Page with new description, milestones, and logo

01.27.2010 Added in Fran, Added in summaries for student/teachers

02.02.2010 Developed Teacher Lesson Plan

02.09.2010 Reformatted Wiki

02.07.2010 Created the screenshot of the start menu and three game screens

02.07.2010 Added the screenshots to the wiki

02.09.2010 Added the Lesson Plan to the wiki

02.09.2010 Added the active members and their contacts to wiki

02.09.2010 Reformatted and Enhanced the Wiki


  • Decide which program to use as a foundation. (Tetravex, Super Cube, Jigsaw-Puzzle)
  • Display a graphical interface.
  • Make squares movable.
  • Display squares with numbers.
  • Make squares able to be rotated.
  • Display grid where blocks can snap.
  • Complete Software Requirements Specifications
  • Complete Lesson Plan, and Instructional Documentation

Future Work

  • Allow teachers to input any constraint not just Math ones.
  • Change custom game screen to allow users to input matching pairs.
  • Change custom game screen to allow users to input constraint.
  • The ability to save games.
  • The ability to load games.
  • A leaderboard.
  • Achievements/Trophies
  • Save pair lists and constraints for future use.


RotationBlocks Warp when Rotating getting bigger the more you do itThe Fix we derived for this will be that the blocks do not physically rotate only then numbers get passed around
Rotation VariablesRotation variable are using place holds should be more dynamic

Public Git Repository


Public IRC Channel





Contacts: Mark DeMayo | Ariel Zamparini | Ihudiya Ogburu | Fran Rogers | Lorin Petersen | Kai Ito | Matt Critelli