Campbell Ritchie wrote:I am afraid there is. I can probably write all the code in an hour, but I have done it before so I might be quicker than you. You need to spend much longer thinking about the code than writing it. Start by writing down a description of the game. Then highlight all the verbs and all the nouns and show us what you highlighted.
The verbs and nouns technique is crude and simple but works well for a many smaller applications.