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Robots – An Eclipse Plug-in Game

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Robots – An Eclipse Plug-in Game

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Quite similar with a traditional Linux robot game, with a simple teleport, implements by Eclipse plug-in. You can create your own robots by extending ‘robot’ extension point.

Get the Game  plugins.zip

Game window:

Win screen:

Launch the Game: Copy jars into [eclipse base dir]/plugins, restart eclipse studio, Menu-Window-Show View-Other-Game-’Robot Game’.

View extension of robot:

Robot extension point:


Create your own robot, you need to define:routing class, image, power(1 to 5, the player is zero, so it can be defeated by any other robots), name, count(total on game start), speed(steps in once route).


import java.util.Random;
import org.eclipse.swt.graphics.Point;
import com.osgix.game.robot.game.RobotGame;
import com.osgix.game.robot.robot.AbstractRobot;
public class Robot1 extends AbstractRobot {
    public boolean move() {
        return true;
    public void newGame(RobotGame game) {
        Random generator = new Random();
        Point p = new Point(0, 0);
        do {
            p.x = generator.nextInt(game.getMapX());
            p.y = generator.nextInt(game.getMapY());
        } while (game.hasRobots(p));

 provide by yanbasic, enjoy it :-)

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