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Want to Read saving…. These gamees are good for anyone interested in Java multimedia programming in general. Kevin rated it liked it Oct 13, The focus of the book is on full-screen applications, not applets or windowed games. Share your thoughts with other customers. David Brackeen, along with co-authors Bret Barker and Lawrence Vanhelsuwe, show you how to make fast, full-screen action games such as side scrollers and 3D shooters.
Our customer reviews I’ve been programming for years, plenty of different languages, and the number of “Game Programming” books out there that are any good are quite sparse.
Key features covered in this book If you already have Java programming experience and are looking to program games, this book is for you.
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Instead, Developing Games in Java is filled with tons of useful game programming information.
There are many, many book for the amateur or beginning game programmer around, but most of them stink, and for some reason the Java game programming ones stink even more!
Im it’s too confusing, you can always wait for “Developing Games in Java: The final part of this book, “Tuning and Finishing Your Game” has chapters on the odds and ends of game programming such as optimization, creating art and sound for your game, debugging, deployment, and finally the future of game programming.
I’ve reviewed a few other Java game programming books and they’re pretty much all stinkers.
Developing Games in Java
A few minor nits and notes. And not just because New Riders chained me to my desk – mostly because people wouldn’t stop bothering me until I told them everything I know.
Mouse position polling is implemented, but you can’t poll the mouse buttons, the mouse wheel, the relative position, the keyboard, or the joystick. This book is an exception to the rule, and it is way over the average, especially compared with the other books in this very sloppy and superficial New Riders’s game programming series.
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