Books tagged: game design

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Utilizing RPG Maker VX Ace Lite
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Utilizing RPG Maker VX Ace Lite provides all the in’s and out’s the game developing system offers. I provide everything about the free system, and how to legally get around some of it's limitations! With over 19,000 words the book will become your optimum reference material.
ZX Spectrum Games Code Club: Twenty Fun Games To Code and Learn
Pre-release—available April 30, 2017. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,360. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Games & Activities / Video & Electronic Games
This book is ideal for ZX Spectrum 48k / 128k fans (aka Timex 2000 in USA) and beginner coders of any age, that want to learn or practice coding simple games with Sinclair BASIC. Contains 20 games specifically created for this book, from retro Arcade classics to more wacky game ideas. Ideal for all ages: Parents can use this to introduce coding to their kids in a fun way.
Angels, Devils, and Boomsticks: The Making of Demons with Shotguns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
As a kid, Nicholas DiMucci dreamed of growing up and creating the world's next mega-best-selling video game. As an adult, he's got the money for an education and the passion to make his dream come true. There's just one problem. He's deathly afraid of math.
One-Week Dungeons: Diaries of a Seven-Day Roguelike Challenge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,390. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Told over a series of daily journal logs, One-Week Dungeons: Diaries of a Seven-Day Roguelike Challenge chronicles the journeys of select 2013 7DRL participants as they race to build their dream games before the clock expires.
Dungeon Hacks: How NetHack, Angband, and Other Roguelikes Changed the Course of Video Games
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,860. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
Despite their visual simplicity, roguelike games captivate thousands of players around the world. From the author of the bestselling Stay Awhile and Listen series, Dungeon Hacks introduces you to the visionaries behind some of the most popular roguelikes of all time, and shows how their creations paved the way for the blockbuster video games of today—and beyond.
Your First Videogame - All You Need For Your Game Development Debut!
Price: Free! Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This guide will help you to create a game, describing a number of specific factors as well as the psychological and organizational elements required to produce a small 2D game. It will also furnish you plenty with practical advices and references. The focus of this ebook is about gathering in one place all the issues you need to consider during the process of game creation.
Land a Job as a Video Game Tester
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,120. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Computer Science, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Learn how to land a job as a video game tester from game industry expert Jason W. Bay! This book is everything you need to launch your career as a video game tester, including: How to find and report bugs using the most popular testing tools, write a resume, find the best testing jobs, apply for jobs, compare job offers, and master the required “soft skills." Your new tester career starts today!
Designing Wargames - Introduction
Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,420. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Designing Wargames introduces the play and design of classic hex-and-counter board wargames. Written as a textbook, Designing Wargames speaks to board and computer game designers, board game players, and designers of serious war games for historical and military study. George Phillies is a Professor in the WPI Program in Interactive Media and Game Dvelopment, with lectures visible on YouTube.
A New Game: Looking at Our World Differently While Exploring a New Concept Regarding Competition
Series: Assorted Writings, Book 6 ยท Game Ideas. Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
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A new idea for a free form game that fosters creativity and creative collaboration. Updated 9~19~13
Create a 2D Video Game Instructional Guide
You set the price! Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
The Games Factory 2 is a 2D video game design program. With it you can create Arcade games, Platform games, Screen Savers and more. Use a variety of editors in the program to construct your game.