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Multiplayer Boggle

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Submitted on: 2/13/2015 1:29:00 PM
By: Alexander Chia (from psc cd)  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 5 Users
Compatibility: VB 6.0
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     Multiplayer Boggle ==> An attempt to create a multiplayer version of the popular game Boggle to play with my friends online. ----- Features include: -Ability to customize almost every aspect of the round (eg Time of each round, interval timing, minimum word length, etc.) -A plethora of awards (eg Champion medal, Caterpillar word award, Treasure hunter award, Detective award, etc.) to be awarded to outstanding players every round! -Custom coded Depth First Search to find if word entered exists in board -Top 50 words of each round displayed after each round -In-game Dictionary to display dictionary entry of any of the top 50 words. Just click on the word in the listbox and an explanation will pop up. -Interesting End-round statistics shown (eg % of total words found, typing speed, words found by each player, etc.) -Dynamic in-game chat -A short help tab to explain to beginners how to play this game by Hasbro, as well as to display the awards that could be won -Gigantic internationally recognized lexicon of words (Enable2k) for nearly every valid word in the dictionary to be recognized by the game. -Up to 1000 players supported! (If you can find that many) Useful for programmers attempting to learn tcp network code. Coded in 3 days in VB 6.0. Please leave constructive comments and report any bugs encountered. Suggestions are also very welcome. Thanks! ***P.S. Read the readme.txt file before compiling!

 
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