The best Gaming books covering Game Design, Game Programming, Game Art and more. Focal Press is an imprint of Routledge.

Focal Press publishes a wide range of Gaming books covering Design, Development, History, Audio & Composition, 2D and 3D Art, Narrative and more. Our books are written by professional and academic experts who are dedicated to helping you take your talent to a higher level.

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  • Foundations of Physically Based Modeling and Animation

    By Donald H. House, John C. Keyser

    Physics forms the basis for many of the motions and behaviors seen in both the real world and in the virtual worlds of animated films, visual effects, and computer games. By describing the underlying physical principles and then creating simulations based on these principles, these…

    Hardback – 2016-12-06
    A K Peters/CRC Press

  • Making Deep Games

    Designing Games with Meaning and Purpose

    By Doris C. Rusch

    Like movies, television, and other preceding forms of media, video games are undergoing a dynamic shift in its content and perception. While the medium can still be considered in its infancy, the mark of true artistry and conceptual depth is detectable in the evolving styles, various genres and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-06
    Focal Press

  • 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

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Editorial Contacts

  • Sean Connelly, Executive Editor

    Sean Connelly publishes animation, game design and web design/development titles. These include both professional books and academic textbooks. With 15 years experience in publishing he welcomes new proposals in this area to add to our market leading animation and game design portfolio. Titles on our list include cutting edge software titles and evergreen art and technique books from some of the most widely recognized animators, game designers, and web designers working and teaching in the field today.


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