Space Runner – GameSalad for Education

Space Runner

Space Runner

“Space Runner” is the fourth unit in the GameSalad game design curriculum series. This unit introduces physics simulation, particle systems, animation control and a variety of platform game mechanics such as running, jumping, object collection and more.


This unit is designed for ten 1-hour classes and includes a detailed student guide, educator guide, deliverable checklist, rubric, assessment, finished game project and all image and sound assets necessary to create the ‘Space Runner’ game.



Game Genre


Computer Science Concepts

Looping, physics, particles, animation systems