Game developers learn programming tips and tricks to create and code great games with "HTML5 Games Most Wanted" just released by Apress Media.

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"HTML5 Games Most Wanted" is a detailed guide that helps developers create games that will work across multiple devices.

HTML5 Games Most Wanted

Get tips from Rob Hawke from Mozilla, Shy Shalom the creator of Cycleblob, and Four Kitchens co-founder David Strauss.

In anticipation of PAX East, one of the nation’s largest gaming conventions happening this week in Boston, Apress Media is releasing “HTML5 Games Most Wanted.” This book brings together some of the best modern HTML5 game designers to discuss tips tricks and optimization techniques so that readers can create great games that will work across different platforms. It features tips from Rob Hawke from Mozilla, Shy Shalom the creator of Cycleblob, and Four Kitchens co-founder David Strauss plus many more. This means that readers will get coding tips from expert game developers, inspiring examples as well as a functioning code that will help beginners launch their own projects.    

"HTML5 Games Most Wanted" offers game developers a chance to create amazing games that will work across multiple devices using the HTML5 suite of technologies. HTML5 Games will work across most devices including iPhones, iPads, Android devices, desktops and the web. Using the tutorials and advice within, readers will quickly be able to push their games further with expert coding examples. Beginning developers will also find inspiration and solid real-world code examples written in JavaScript, HTML5, WebGL and CSS3 which they will be able to build on and experiment.

After reading "HTML5 Games Most Wanted," developers will gain the knowledge and experience to create stunning, cutting-edge games using HTML5 that will get noticed and send them to the front of the class within this latest generation of game creators. Topics covered include building complexity from simplicity, how to create, save and load games, creating fast 3D actions games, entity interpolation, trait-based gaming and the advanced use of Web GL. They will also learn how to create multiplayer games as well as addictive and visually stunning split screen games. This must-have resource is game developers who want their work to come across multiple devices using the HTML5 suite of technologies.

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  •     ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3978-9
  •     284 Pages
  •     User Level: Beginner to Advanced
  •     Publishing March 26, 2012, but available now as part of the Alpha Program
  •     Available eBook Formats: EPUB, MOBI, PDF

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