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  • Networking and Online Gamesby Grenville Armitage; Mark Claypool; Philip Branch

    Wiley 2006; US$ 123.00 US$ 106.60

    The computer game industry is clearly growing in the direction of multiplayer, online games. Understanding the demands of games on IP (Internet Protocol) networks is essential for ISP (Internet Service Provider) engineers to develop appropriate IP services. Correspondingly, knowledge of the underlying network's capabilities is vital for game developers.... more...

  • Better Game Characters by Designby Katherine Isbister

    CRC Press 2006; US$ 68.95

    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...

  • PSP Hacks, Mods, and Expansionsby Dave Prochnow

    McGraw-Hill Education 2005; US$ 24.95

    View movies and pictures Listen to music Browse the web Increase memory Customize their favorite games Upgrade PSP hardware and software Integrate the iPod into the PSP world Use any memory stick with the PSP Listen to MP3s and watch music videos from the PSP more...

  • Game Design Workshopby Tracy Fullerton

    CRC Press 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...

  • The Art of Game Designby Jesse Schell

    CRC Press 2008; US$ 68.95

    Anyone can master the fundamentals of game design - no technological expertise is necessary. The Art of Game Design: A Book of Lenses shows that the same basic principles of psychology that work for board games, card games and athletic games also are the keys to making top-quality videogames. Good game design happens when you view your game from... more...

  • Microsoft XNA Game Studio 3.0 Unleashedby Chad Carter

    Pearson Education 2009; US$ 39.99

    Using XNA Game Studio 3.0, any programmer can master the art of game development and begin selling games to millions of Xbox 360 users worldwide. Now, there’s a practical, comprehensive guide to game development with Microsoft’s powerful new XNA Game Studio 3.0 and the entire XNA Framework.   In Microsoft® XNA® Game Studio 3.0 Unleashed ,... more...

  • Microsoft XNA Game Studio Creator's Guide, Second Editionby Stephen Cawood; Pat McGee

    McGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 45.00

    Bring your PC, Zune, and Xbox gaming visions to life with Microsoft XNA Game Studio Develop complete 2D and 3D games with step-by-step hands-on instruction, advice, and tips from two industry professionals. Fully revised to cover the latest features, Microsoft XNA Game Studio Creator's Guide, Second Edition lays out the essentials of game programming... more...

  • Video Game Optimizationby Eric Preisz; Ben Garney; Arzhange Safdarzadeh

    Course Technology PTR 2010; US$ 39.99

    Video Game Optimization describes a process for increasing the performance of a video game for better gameplay and visual experience. Very few game developers understand the process of optimizing an entire video game, yet learning the process is surprisingly simple and applicable to a broad audience. The book tackles the process of optimization by... more...

  • Learning XNA 4.0by Aaron Reed

    O'Reilly Media 2010; US$ 31.99

    Want to develop games for Xbox 360 and Windows Phone 7? This hands-on book will get you started with Microsoft's XNA 4.0 development framework right away -- even if you have no experience developing games. Although XNA includes several key concepts that can be difficult for beginning web developers to grasp, Learning XNA 4.0 shortens the learning... more...

  • HTML5 Gamesby Jacob Seidelin

    Wiley 2011; US$ 39.99 US$ 34.66

    Discover new opportunities for building 2D and 3D games with HTML5 The newest iteration of HTML, HTML5 can be used with JavaScript, CSS3, and WebGL to create beautiful, unique, engaging games that can be played on the web or mobile devices like the iPad or Android phones. Gone are the days where games were only possible with plugin technologies... more...