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A more challenging (but hopefully rewarding) idea is to start (or continue) reverse engineering a game where no source is available. Two good examples are the pair of students who drastically improved ResidualVM's support for Escape from Monkey Island ([ blog], [ blog]), and the work on improving [[Operation Stealth]] ([ blog]). Another option is to work on merging (and improving) someone else's reverse engineering work, such as was done with the [[ZVision]] engine ([ blog]).
If you'd prefer to improve ScummVM more directly, there are even more options available there; in the past, students have (to give some examples) improved our OpenGL support, added a testing framework ([ blog]), improved our scaler code ([ blog]), written a new GUI framework, added loadable modules for embedded platforms ([ blog]), rearchitected our keyboard input code ([ blog]) and added support for high-colour (16bpp and above) graphics. It's difficult for us to imagine ScummVM as it was before some of these projects, you can make a huge difference!


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