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Students dive into 3D coding and game design from the comforts of home!

The 2-week trial has been extended and location based restriction has been lifted through June 30, 2020.

Create a virtual classroom to access Discover Blocksmith: 3D Coding & Design
where students create and animate fun and interactive games.

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Discover Blocksmith: 3D Coding and Design

What is Discover Blocksmith: 3D Coding & Design?

It's a tool for students to explore 3D modeling, animation, programming and video game design!

The Discover Blocksmith curriculum package from PCS Edventures provides everything you need to integrate Blocksmith's 3D coding and design software into your learning environment. Using the free BlocksmithXR Builder application, students in grades 4-12 explore topics in technology, robotics and coding. Discover Blocksmith contains all the curriculum and tools needed for a 3D Design journey all in one convenient virtual package!


What's included in the free trial?

Your free trial includes:

  • A free Blocksmith administrator account to setup, manage and oversee the progress of unlimited student accounts.
  • The free BlocksmithXR Builder application for unlimited device (Windows, Mac) downloads. (Online access available for Chromebooks.)
  • Access to 4 chapters of the Classic Games Quest with opportunities for team or classroom collaboration.

Chapter 1

Intro to 3D Design

Students explore basic 3D design skills by completing a platform game.

Chapter 2

Basic Animation, Events & Game Development

Students increase their skills and build a spaceship.


Chapter 3

Special & Sound Effects, Animations & Variables

Students create and code special effects.

Chapter 4

Spawners, Held Items & Intermediate 3D Design

Students bring their skills together to build animated robots.



About The Premium EDU Version

The free trial version allows students to experience 4 chapters in Classic Games. The Premium EDU version includes 3 license options: Camp, Classroom and Site with 12 chapter bundles in Classic Games, Farm Sim and Royale Battles. Learn more

Classic Games

Students re-live and re-make classic arcade games, but in 3D! They'll remake classic games like Frogger, Mario, and Super Dodge Ball and then customize them with ideas and game mechanics of their own.

Farm Simulation

Your students will learn how to build a Farming Simulator through a series of four games that allows them to plant seeds, grow, harvest, and then take them to market. They'll learn the basic concepts behind beloved economy games like Stardew Valley and Farm Simulator.

Royale Battles

Students will create their own Battle Royale game in their own world! They'll learn how to make a 3D level, create their own water pistols, and eventually design a completely customized multiplayer game where their entire classroom can get together and play!




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Below, we’ve included tutorial videos that will walk you through your Blocksmith experience.You can also check out this quick reference for BlocksmithXR Builder’s controls, or visit Blocksmith’s help page.

Note for Mac users: Some controls in BlocksmithXR Builder require the ALT key. Your keyboard uses the OPTION key instead!

Full transcripts for the Blocksmith Tutorial Series can be found here.

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