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…

Beginning iOS Game Development

Beginning iOS Game Development

Want to start writing games for the iPhone and iPad, but you’re new to iOS development? This book provides the starting point. No matter your experience level with iOS programming, this beginner’s guide covers the technologies you need to know to get started creating fun iOS games. The…

Flash Game Development by Example

Flash Game Development by Example

Build 10 classic games in Flash. Learn the essential skills for Flash game development. Start developing games straight away. Build your first game in the first chapter. Fun and fast paced. Ideal for readers with no Flash or game programming experience. The most popular games in the world…

Gamification by Design

Gamification by Design

What do Foursquare, Zynga, Nike+, and Groupon have in common? These and many other brands use gamification to deliver a sticky, viral, and engaging experience to their customers. This book provides the design strategy and tactics you need to integrate game mechanics into any kind of consumer-facing website…