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Description of the assignment:

Create an overview of all the characters of the TV show Rick & Morty that shows the following details:

  • Image
  • Name
  • Status
  • Species
  • Last location
  • Last dimension
  • Last episode (number and name)

You can use the following API:

Bonus points (optional):

  • => YES
  • Scalability => Not entirely
  • Click on elements / text for info on episodes, dimensions, etc. => YES

Run Project

$ git clone
$ cd ricky-morty
$ npm i
$ npm start

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What the user would see once entered the application, would be an ordered list of characters from Rick and Morty. It only loads the 20 first characters.

I have added a Load More button at the end to load the next page, which will load the next 20 characters.

Each character is a list (ul li), and inside each character block I render the name, status, species, last known location and the last episode where they appeared, which is a clickable button that will take you to a new page where it will render the information of that episode (Title, Air Date, Season and Episode).

The plan for the episode details was to make it a modal.

At the left side of the screen, there's a fixed menu, which takes you to the main screen (Characters), but also to Locations page (information about locations) and Episodes screen (information about all episodes).

I have used Router and Links from react-router-dom to determine these pages. Locations and Episodes aren't styled.


  • Fetcher.js => Using axios, I fetched the data from the API using endpoints, to be able to render on single components data from /characters, /locations or /episodes. Also to load the next 20 characters (character/?page=2).


  • Main.jsx => This is the main template. Here I render the header and all the rest. It includes the Route paths and links to the pages as well.
  • Characters.jsx => Rendering the the characters and it's information such as:

In the last episode, I added the component < ListEpisodes > which will take you to a new screen where the data from that single episode will load.

Also the "Load More" button component is stated here, which will render the next page of characters.

  • loadPages.jsx => The famous 'Load More' used on the Characters.jsx component.
  • Episode.jsx => Information of single episodes (Last episodes of characters)
  • Episodes.jsx => This renders all the episodes. Didnt add the pages though. (Load More). Fetched data thanks to the imported helper (axios).
  • Locations.jsx => This renders the locations, fetched data thanks to the helper.

Common Components:

  • Social.jsx => basically just renders social media icons using the NPM package from react-social-icons.
  • Header.jsx => The menu and Links are located in here. Also the "logo" and the non-working (just a placeholder) search bar.
  • Modal.jsx => Ready to use but not implemented.

Styling & SaSS

  • Located in the /Stylesheets/ folder, not very organized though. All the .scss files are imported in the import.scss, which later is imported in the index.js.

  • Also a small .scss file which contains variables (_vars.scss).

But in general, the syling needs a lot more work.


Lack of time, but I did what I could. The main page is pretty user-friendly in my opinion.


Not worked on this much, just a bit but I added some media queries.

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