C# Tutorial – Create a Pong arcade game in Visual Studio

In this tutorial we will learn how to create a fully functional Pong game in visual studio using c# programming language. We will use Windows Form Application to make this game. Player has up and down key board controls and we have an opponent controlled by the CPU and we will program it in the code. We will be using Visual Studio 2010 version however this will work with any other new version of Visual Studio.

Lesson outcomes –

  1. Create a fully working pong arcade game
  2. Collision detection between player and CPU
  3. Using picture boxes and its properties in C#
  4. Using timer component to animate the ball, player and opponent
  5. Create a boundary limit for the player and CPU
  6. Keep score for both player and CPU
  7. Increase the ball speed when either of the players score in the game