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Lovelace and Babbage [game] / Scott Almes.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Terrace Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Terrace Public Library LOVELACE (Text) 35151000668913 Library of Things - Useful Things Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 game in box ; approx. 18 X 12 X 6 cm
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified]: Artana, c2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
This game is for 2 to 4 players, ages 14 and up and will take about 15-30 minutes to complete.
Contains small parts; not suitable for children under 3 years.
Formatted Contents Note:
Game includes: 1 instruction booklet, history booklet, 4 player tokens (1 is a sand timer), 26 engine components, 24 Subroutine cards, 28 patron cards, program pad, and game board.
Summary, etc.:
"Be A Programming Pioneer. Become Ada Lovelace, Charles Babbage, and their contemporaries and program the first-ever computer, the Analytical Engine! -- Work For The Brilliant, Famous, & Fascinating. Historical patrons request specific programs which, if you are the first to complete them, reward you with influence. -- Improve The Engine. Unlock your own unique subroutines and help build a unique computer with your opponents. No two games will look alike. -- Real-Time Fun. Players program against each other in real-time. Short and quick or long and deliberate, either approach can take you to the top!"-- Publisher's website.
Subject: Board Games.
Programming (Computers)
Lovelace, Ada King, Countess of, 1815-1852
Babbage, Charles, 1791-1871
Topic Heading: Library of Things

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