Posts Tagged “API”

Stock Game - A React & Ruby on Rails Project

Chart of a random stock

For a working demo of the project, visit: https://anonymous-stock-game.herokuapp.com/

For my final project at Flatiron, I created The Anonymous Stock Trading Game. It was an idea I had several months ago and decided to make it my final project.

My original idea was to show the first half of an anonymous chart before the game starts. Then once the game begins, update the chart with each new day and see how much a player could make (or lose).

I started sketching my idea out and soon realized the game would be more fun if the player was given no historical price context at all! Just a blank chart that only starts to update once the game begins!

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