Professional HTML5 Mobile Game Development

Professional HTML5 Mobile Game Development

If you’re an experienced developer seeking to break into the sizzling mobile game market, this is the book for you. Covering all mobile and touchscreen devices, including iPhones, iPads, Android, and WP7.5, this book takes you through the steps of building both single- and multi-player mobile games. Topics…

Programming with the Kinect for Windows Software Development Kit

Programming with the Kinect for Windows Software Development Kit

Create rich experiences for users of Windows 7 and Windows 8 Developer Preview with this pragmatic guide to the Kinect for Windows Software Development Kit (SDK). The author, a developer evangelist for Microsoft, walks you through Kinect sensor technology and the SDK – providing hands-on insights for how…

Start Here! Learn the Kinect API

Start Here! Learn the Kinect API

Ready to learn Kinect programming? Start Here! Learn the fundamentals of programming with the Kinect API – and begin building apps that use motion tracking, voice recognition, and more. If you have experience programming with C# – simply start here! This book introduces must-know concepts and techniques through…

Super Scratch Programming Adventure!

Super Scratch Programming Adventure!

Scratch is the wildly popular educational programming language used by millions of first-time learners in classrooms, libraries, and homes worldwide. By dragging together colorful blocks of code, kids quickly learn computer programming concepts and make cool games and animations. In Super Scratch Programming Adventure!, kids learn programming fundamentals…

Unity 3.x Scripting

Unity 3.x Scripting

Make your characters interact with buttons and program triggered action sequences. Create custom characters and code dynamic objects and players’ interaction with them. Synchronize movement of character and environmental objects. Add and control animations to new and existing characters. Written in simple and step-by-step format with real life…

Unity iOS Game Development

Unity iOS Game Development

Dive straight into game development with no previous Unity or iOS experience. Work through the entire lifecycle of developing games for iOS. Add multiplayer, input controls, debugging, in app and micro payments to your game. Implement the different business models that will enable you to make money on…

Unreal Development Kit Game Design Cookbook

Unreal Development Kit Game Design Cookbook

An intermediate, fast-paced UDK guide for game artists. The quickest way to face the challenges of game design with UDK. All the necessary steps to get your artwork up and running in game. Part of Packt’s Cookbook series: Each recipe is a carefully organized sequence of instructions to…

Adobe Flash 11 Stage3D Game Programming

Adobe Flash 11 Stage3D Game Programming

Adobe’s Stage3D (Molehill) is a set of 3D APIs that has brought 3D to the Flash platform. Being a completely new technology, there were almost no resources to get you acquainted with this revolutionary platform, until now. This book will show you how to make your very own…

Beginning Android Games

Beginning Android Games

Beginning Android Games offers everything you need to join the ranks of successful Android game developers. You’ll start with game design fundamentals and programming basics, and then progress towards creating your own basic game engine and playable games. This will give you everything you need to branch out…

Beginning Android Tablet Games Programming

Beginning Android Tablet Games Programming

Android games programmers now have the power to write games for Android tablets. Beginning Android Tablet Games Programming explains how to enhance your Android games using the new tablet interface and the additional screen estate. You’ll learn how to bring your programming skills up to date and into…