Learn Unity for Android Game Development

Learn Unity for Android Game Development

Get a thorough and practical introduction to Unity development for Android devices with no previous experience with game development needed. In this book, you’ll go through every step from downloading and installing Unity and the Android SDK, to creating fully functional games. The bulk of Learn Unity for Android…

Mostly Codeless Game Development

Mostly Codeless Game Development

Get a head start in your game development career with this all-genre guide for absolute beginners. Whether you’re into action games, role-playing games, or interactive fiction, we’ve got you covered. Mostly Codeless Game Development empowers new developers with little or no previous programming experience and explores all major areas of game…

The Game Jam Survival Guide

The Game Jam Survival Guide

Game jams are fun. They are a creative, exciting, social experience. The goal of a game jam is to design a video game, either alone or in teams, as fast as is humanly possible; usually in a single weekend. The Game Jam Survival Guide, written to help you…

Procedural Content Generation for C++ Game Development

Procedural Content Generation for C++ Game Development

Procedural generation is a growing trend in game development. It allows developers to create games that are bigger and more dynamic, giving the games a higher level of replayability. Procedural generation isn’t just one technique, it’s a collection of techniques and approaches that are used together to create…

Game Development with Construct 2

Game Development with Construct 2

Design and create video games using Construct 2. No prior experience is required. Game Development with Construct 2 teaches you to create 12 different game projects from a variety of genres, including car racing and tower defense to platformer and action-adventure. The software is user friendly and powerful,…

3D Game Environments

3D Game Environments

From a steamy jungle to a modern city, or even a sci-fi space station, 3D Game Environments is the ultimate resource to help you create AAA quality art for a variety of game worlds. Primarily using Photoshop and 3ds Max, students will learn to create realistic textures from…

Virtual Reality Headsets

Virtual Reality Headsets

The purpose of virtual reality is to make possible a sensorimotor and cognitive activity for a user in a digitally created artificial world. Recent advances in computer technology have led to a new generation of VR devices such as VR headsets. Accordingly, virtual reality poses many new scientific…

An Introduction to HTML5 Game Development with Phaser.js

An Introduction to HTML5 Game Development with Phaser.js

Experience the thrill of crafting your own HTML5 game with Phaser.js game engine. HTML5 and modern JavaScript game engines have helped revolutionized web based games. Each chapter in An Introduction to HTML5 Game Development with Phaser.js showcases a sample game that illustrates an aspect of Phaser.js (now Lazer.js)…

GameMaker: Studio 100 Programming Challenges

GameMaker: Studio 100 Programming Challenges

Push your GameMaker programming skills to the edge with 100 programming challenges using the popular GameMaker: Studio and GML. Each challenge includes an outline of the challenge, a scoring and time guide, useful GML code, and a working example provided in GMZ format. For more advanced programmers, each…