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NEW GUIDE ALERT! John Park’s Next Level MakeCode Arcade Games is the guide for you!! Background music! Importing graphics assets from Aseprite/Photoshop/other! NeoPixel Display bar! These are all things you can do to boost the fit and finish of your MakeCode Arcade Games.

Once you’ve been making your own MakeCode Arcade games for a little while, you may want to start upping the quality of your graphics, add background music (BGM), and maybe even use the NeoPixels on your PyGamer or PyBadge to indicate in-game stats!

This guide will share some techniques for polishing up your games so they look and sound terrific!


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