Java Applets

All applets were created for fun when I attended George Brown College.

The Tetris applet was the first time I attempted to program a game since my childhood when I tinkered with the Texas Instruments TI 99/4A personal computer.

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Play Applet

  • Please click here to play the Bubble Sport applet. You need to have the Java Browser Plugin installed to view the applet.

Please Note

  • Android devices will not play Java applets.
  • To view this applet on a PC go to the Java Control Panel, click on the Security Tab and add to the Exception Site List. This is sufficient for viewing applets in Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox.
  • To view this applet in Google Chrome, do the above plus you will be asked directly inside the browser to allow plugins on the website. You must click the plugin icon on the right side of the address bar and select: Always allow plug-ins on Then you have to reload the page.

Further Information

  • The Alien Attack applet is a copy of an old Texas Instruments TI 99/4A Space Invaders game I played in the early 80’s.
  • The Bubble Sport applet is my unique game.
  • The Java Tetris applet is a copy of an early Tetris game I played on an Amstrad Pc-1512 computer from the mid 80’s.
  • The Alien Attack applet and the Bubble Sport applet are based on a sprite programming model from the book “The Black Art of Java Game Programming” by Joel Fan, Eric Ries and Calin Tenitchi.