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  • Algorithms and Networking for Computer Gamesby Jouni Smed; Harri Hakonen

    Wiley 2006; US$ 105.00

    Algorithms and Networking for Computer Games is an essential guide to solving the algorithmic and networking problems of modern commercial computer games, written from the perspective of a computer scientist. Combining algorithmic knowledge and game-related problems, the authors discuss all the common difficulties encountered in game programming.... more...

  • Better Game Characters by Designby Katherine Isbister

    Taylor & Francis 2006; US$ 59.95

    Games are poised for a major evolution, driven by growth in technical sophistication and audience reach. Characters that create powerful social and emotional connections with players throughout the game-play itself (not just in cut scenes) will be essential to next-generation games. However, the principles of sophisticated character design and interaction... more...

  • 3D Game Texturesby Luke Ahearn

    Taylor & Francis 2006; US$ 57.95

    Game artists, architects, simulation developers, web designers and enthusiasts alike can learn to create everything from bricks to books in Photoshop with this step-by-step instructional guide. Because texture is 99% of what a gamer sees when playing, this topic deserves considerable coverage but has gotten little attention. Unlike anything on the... more...

  • Professional XNA Game Programmingby Benjamin Nitschke

    Wiley 2007; US$ 39.99

    You haven't experienced the full potential of Xbox 360 or Windows until you've created your own homebrewed games for these innovative systems. With Microsoft's new XNA Framework, the only thing limiting you is your imagination. Now professional game developer and Microsoft DirectX MVP Benjamin Nitschke shows you how to take advantage of the XNA Game... more...

  • ActionScript 3.0 Game Programming Universityby Gary Rosenzweig

    Pearson Education 2007; US$ 39.99

    Gary Rosenzweig's ActionScript 3.0 Game Programming University shows you how  to use ActionScript, the programming language behind Flash CS3 Professional. The lessons teach you all the basics of ActionScript programming through game examples, but the code can be easily adapted to non-game-oriented projects, such as web training and advertising. Written... more...

  • Microsoft XNA Game Studio Creator?s Guideby Stephen Cawood; Pat McGee

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 39.99

    Bring your gaming visions to life with Microsoft XNA Game Studio Express Create complete 3D games using Microsoft XNA Game Studio Express and this hands-on guide. Written by experienced game developers, Microsoft XNA Game Studio Creator's Guide details the fundamentals of great game programming and offers detailed examples. Inside, you'll learn... more...

  • Game Design Workshopby Tracy Fullerton

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 49.95

    Master the craft of game design so you can create that elusive combination of challenge, competition, and interaction that players seek. This design workshop begins with an examination of the fundamental elements of game design; then puts you to work in prototyping, playtesting and redesigning your own games with exercises that teach essential design... more...

  • Beginning Game Development with Python and Pygameby Will McGugan

    Springer 2007; US$ 27.99

    "Beginning Game Development with Python and Pygame" is written with the budding game developer in mind, introducing games development through the Python programming language and the popular Pygame games development library. more...

  • Creating Mobile Gamesby Carol Hamer

    Springer 2007; US$ 45.49

    Creating Mobile Games: Using Java ME Platform to Put the Fun into Your Mobile Device and Cell Phone is a practical build-it-yourself mobile Java games book with lots of complete working code and advice: * Shows you how to create a basic game and make it a professional one (by adding a pro look-and-feel by writing your own menus or using the open source... more...

  • Nintendo Wii Flash Game Creator's Guideby Todd Perkins

    McGraw-Hill Education 2008; US$ 29.99

    Create your own Flash games for the Wii Whip up awesome Wii games using Flash and ActionScript. Nintendo Wii Flash Game Creator's Guide lays out each next-generation technique alongside real-world examples and cut-and-paste code samples. Learn how to design exciting Flash animations, create cool characters, simulate... more...