Beginning Game Programming (Paperback)

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Morrison demystifies game programming by providing clear, practical lessons using C++, the industry standard in game programming. His book focuses on the Windows API to construct games for the Windows platform and discusses game theory, including double-buffered graphics, sprite animation, and digitized sound effects and music. A fully functional game engine provides readers with the ability to create their own games in the future.

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Publisher Pearson P T R
Mfg Part# 9780672326592
SKU 36373407
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0672326590
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Dimensions (in Inches) 9H x 7.25L x 1.5T
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Editors Note If you are hooked on video games and have a basic knowledge of C and visual programming, you will be hooked on Beginning Game Programming. Clear, practical lessons based on C programming are the basis of this book's lessons. By focusing on the Windows API to construct games, you will learn game theory in double-buffered graphics, sprite animation, digitized sound effects and music. A fully functional game engine provided on CD, along with tools, code and graphics, will give you the ability to create your own games in the future. Learn the art and science of game programming with help from Beginning Game Programming.
Editors Note 1 If you are hooked on video games and have a basic knowledge of C and visual programming, you will be hooked on Beginning Game Programming. Clear, practical lessons based on C programming are the basis of this book's lessons. By focusing on the Windows API to construct games, you will learn game theory in double-buffered graphics, sprite animation, digitized sound effects and music. A fully functional game engine provided on CD, along with tools, code and graphics, will give you the ability to create your own games in the future. Learn the art and science of game programming with help from Beginning Game Programming.
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0624
Publisher Sams

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