The Resource Beginning Android games, Mario Zechner, (electronic resource)

Beginning Android games, Mario Zechner, (electronic resource)

Label
Beginning Android games
Title
Beginning Android games
Statement of responsibility
Mario Zechner
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beginning Android Games, Second Edition offers everything you need to join the ranks of successful Android game developers, including Android tablet game app development considerations. You'll start with game design fundamentals and programming basics, and then progress toward creating your own basic game engine and playable game apps that work on Android and earlier version compliant smartphones and now tablets. This will give you everything you need to branch out and write your own Android games. The potential user base and the wide array of available high-performance devices makes Android an attractive target for aspiring game developers. Do you have an awesome idea for the next break-through mobile gaming title? Beginning Android Games will help you kick-start your project. This book will guide you through the process of making several example game apps using APIs available in new Android SDK and earlier SDK releases for Android smartphones and tablets: The fundamentals of game development and design suitable for Android smartphones and tablets The Android platform basics to apply those fundamentals in the context of making a game, including new File Manager system and better battery life management The design of 2D and 3D games and their successful implementation on the Android platform This book lets developers see and use some Android SDK Jelly Bean; however, this book is structured so that app developers can use earlier Android SDK releases. This book is backward compatible like the Android SDK
Cataloging source
GW5XE
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Zechner, Mario
Image bit depth
0
LC call number
QA76.76.A65
LC item number
Z43 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Application software
  • Open source software
  • Mobile games
  • Application software
  • Open source software
  • Mobile games
  • Computer games
  • Informatique
  • Application software
  • Computer games
  • COMPUTERS / Programming / Microsoft Programming
  • Application software / Development
  • Open source software
  • Mobile games
Label
Beginning Android games, Mario Zechner, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
mixed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Android, the new kid on the block -- First steps with the Android SDK -- Game development 101 -- Android for game developers -- An Android game development framework -- Mr. Nom invades Android -- OpenGL ES : a gentle introduction -- 2D game programming tricks -- Super jumper : a 2D OpenGL ES game -- OpenGL ES : going 3D -- Programming tricks -- Droid invaders : the grand finale -- Publishing your game -- What's next?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 669 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781430246770
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
978-1-4302-3042-7
System control number
  • (OCoLC)747105587
  • (OCoLC)ocn747105587
Label
Beginning Android games, Mario Zechner, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
mixed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Android, the new kid on the block -- First steps with the Android SDK -- Game development 101 -- Android for game developers -- An Android game development framework -- Mr. Nom invades Android -- OpenGL ES : a gentle introduction -- 2D game programming tricks -- Super jumper : a 2D OpenGL ES game -- OpenGL ES : going 3D -- Programming tricks -- Droid invaders : the grand finale -- Publishing your game -- What's next?
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 669 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781430246770
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
978-1-4302-3042-7
System control number
  • (OCoLC)747105587
  • (OCoLC)ocn747105587

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