A K Peters/CRC Press
355 pages | 102 B/W Illus.
Game development is one of the most rewarding crafts of modern times. Not only is making games a wonderful lifelong hobby, but employment opportunities exist at many levels. Learn to Implement Games with Code guides you through the development process as you put together a release-ready game. It is written in a friendly and conversational tone, which is suitable for a wide audience of aspiring game developers, such as yourself. You will gain practical, hands-on experience with implementing game components using code. Gradually, you will build a complete game that you can be proud of. After finishing this book, you will be prepared to start making games of your very own design.
Chapter 1 -- Introduction. Chapter 2 -- Pause Feature Chapter 3: Dismissible dialogue box for character interactions Chapter 4 - - Dialogue box with selectable options for character interactions Chapter 5 --A turn-based decision system Chapter 6 -- A map larger than the screen Chapter 7 -- Character animations Chapter 8 -- Saving and loading Chapter 9 -- Easing Chapter 10-- Audio Chapter 11 -- Menus/Scenes Chapter 12 -- UI Design