Ready Player One: Bringing a 1990s 2D game to the HoloLens – Nibbles remastered

Now I’m not a HoloLens team member – but recently I’ve been using the device to develop and test an old 1990s classic game “Nibbles” in 2D. A while ago, I wrote remastered the QBasic sample game “Nibbles”, known to many by the name of snake.  This is not a full rewrite, but it utilises some of our…

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Windows 10, UWP and Nibbles on the big screen (Surface Hub)

Recently, at the Premier Support for Developers DevBriefing 2016 conference at the Microsoft Campus in the UK, I was showcasing the Windows 10 Universal Windows Platform on the Surface Hub.  This gave me the opportunity to deploy and test my Nibbles UWP (aka Snake) game for the first time on such a big screen. Again, it…

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