A First Course in Game ProgrammingMost of today’s commercial games are written in C++ and are created using a game engine. Addressing both of these key elements, Programming 2D Games provides a complete, up-to-date introduction to game programming. All of the code in the book was carefully crafted using C++. As game programming techniques are introduced, students learn how to incorporate them into their own game engine and discover how to use the...
By Charles Kelly
Hardcover: 438 pages
Publisher: A K Peters/CRC Press; 1 edition (June 21, 2012)
Product Dimensions: 7.5 x 1 x 9.3 inches
Amazon Rank: 756102
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
Before you buy: make sure to at least be acquainted with C++. The author does a tiny little crash course (3 pages) about C++, but if you don't know how to create/define a class, or if you're not sure what a virtual function does, you will have to lea