Animation: Game Development

  • Game Balance

    By Brenda Romero, Ian Schreiber

    Within the field of game design, game balance can best be described as a black art. It is the process by which game designers make a game simultaneously fair for players while providing them just the right amount of difficulty to be both exciting and challenging without making the game entirely…

    Paperback – 2017-03-01 
    A K Peters/CRC Press

  • Aaron Marks' Complete Guide to Game Audio

    For Composers, Sound Designers, Musicians, Game Developers, 3rd Edition

    By Aaron Marks

    Whether trying to land that first big gig or working to perfect the necessary skills to fill a game world with sound, Aaron Marks’ Complete Guide to Game Audio 3rd edition will teach the reader everything they need to know about the audio side of the multi-million dollar video game industry. This…

    Paperback – 2017-02-20 
    A K Peters/CRC Press

  • 2D to VR with Unity5 and Google Cardboard

    By Roberto Dillon

    The book provides an up-to-date introduction to the latest version of Unity and its workflow by guiding readers through various prototypes. These range from 2D to 3D game concepts for PC and mobile, will allow readers to get acquainted with several important concepts and allow them to become…

    Paperback – 2017-02-11 
    A K Peters/CRC Press

  • Translation and Localisation in Video Games

    Making Entertainment Software Global

    By Miguel Á. Bernal-Merino

    This book is a multidisciplinary study of the translation and localisation of video games. It offers a descriptive analysis of the industry – understood as a global phenomenon in entertainment – and aims to explain the norms governing present industry practices, as well as game localisation…

    Paperback – 2017-02-06 
    Routledge

  • The Videogames Handbook

    By James Newman, Iain Simons

    Paperback – 2017-01-01 
    Routledge
    Media Practice

  • Successful ScrumButt

    Learn to Modify Scrum Project Management for Student and Virtual Teams

    By Noah Dyer

    Have you ever seen a promising project get abandoned right when it seemed like it was getting ready to launch, or a project that always seemed like it was going to launch "next month," but took many months or even years before it actually launched? Scrum may be the solution to such woes. It is a…

    Paperback – 2016-12-06
    CRC Press

  • An Introduction to HTML5 Game Development with Phaser.js

    By Travis Faas

    Experience the thrill of crafting your own HTML5 game with Phaser.js game engine. HTML5 and modern JavaScript game engines have helped revolutionized web based games. Each chapter in An Introduction to HTML5 Game Development with Phaser.js showcases a sample game that illustrates an aspect of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-10
    A K Peters/CRC Press

  • Illegal Online File Sharing, Decision-Analysis, and the Pricing of Digital Goods

    By Michael I. C. Nwogugu

    Illegal online file sharing costs companies tens of billions of dollars of lost revenues around the world annually and results in lost productivity, various psychological issues, and significant reduction of incentives to create and innovate. Legislative, technical, and enforcement efforts have…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18
    CRC Press

  • An Introduction to Unreal Engine 4

    By Andrew Sanders

    This book serves as an introduction to the level design process in Unreal Engine 4. By working with a number of different components within the Unreal Editor, readers will learn to create levels using BSPs, create custom materials, create custom Blueprints complete with events, import objects,…

    Paperback – 2016-09-20
    A K Peters/CRC Press

  • Unity 3D and PlayMaker Essentials

    Game Development from Concept to Publishing

    By Jere Miles

    In introducing new students to video game development, there are two crucial components to consider: design and implementation. Unity 3D and PlayMaker Essentials: Game Development from Concept to Publishing provides theoretical background on topics such as characters, stories, level design,…

    Paperback – 2016-07-25
    A K Peters/CRC Press
    Focal Press Game Design Workshops

  • Women in Game Development

    Breaking the Glass Level-Cap

    Edited by Jennifer Brandes Hepler

    Videogame development is usually seen as a male dominated field; even playing videogames is often wrongly viewed as a pastime for men only. But behind the curtain, women have always played myriad important roles in gaming. From programmers to artists, designers to producers, female videogame…

    Paperback – 2016-07-01
    CRC Press

  • A Practical Guide to Indie Game Marketing

    By Joel Dreskin

    Learn how to market for your indie game, even with a small budget and limited resources. For those who want to earn a regular income from making indie games, marketing can be nearly as vital to the success of the game as the game itself. A Practical Guide to Indie Game Marketing provides you with…

    Paperback – 2015-12-23
    Focal Press

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