CodeCombat: Ogre Encounter has four levels. The first three invite students to practice typing code to move the hero through each level. The fourth level introduces ogres that the student must target to successfully complete the level.

How to Get Started

  1. Click the first level.
  2. Choose a hero.
  3. Equip the hero with gear. Then click PLAY to begin.
  4. Type code to get the her to the gem.

Download this quick start guide to familiarizes your students with the code editor.

CodeCombat supports both Python and JavaScript programming languages. Trying to decide which to use? Here’s the difference:

  • Python is a beginner-friendly and great for younger or first-time learners.
  • JavaScript is the language of the web that nearly every website uses. Its syntax is a little more challenging for beginners than Python.