Create fun filled, highly interactive Android games from scratch
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Write game elements, create objects, game layouts, and game loops from scratch with the latest Android N SDK
Move from basic 2D game development to 3D game worlds using Open GL, Web GL
Integrate the Libgdx library to leverage prototyping functions and implement advanced game physics and collision system properties
Creating games can be one of the most fun-filled ways to learn about a coding language or a platform. This course will take you on an exciting ride where you will not only learn about the latest Android N SDK, but also about the other APIs. You’ll find out how to create highly interactive and interesting games with it. The course will show you how to create a complete game from scratch designed for the Android platform.
The course starts by showing you how to set up the Android SDK and other repositories. You’ll also find out how to customize your development environment.
As we progress, you’ll learn to work with moving images, creating sprite animations, particle explosion, design in game entities, and create Bitmap fonts efficiently. You will also learn to use LibGDX to enhance the game’s features and make it stunning.
By the end of the course, you will get a clear idea on improving game physics and collision system and shift your game from 2D to 3D.
Table of Contents
- Chapter 1 : Enter the Studio
- Chapter 2 : First Steps with Android
- Chapter 3 : Let's Get Rendering
- Chapter 4 : Enhancing the Game
- Chapter 5 : The LibGDX Library with OpenGL
- Chapter 6 : User Interaction
- Chapter 7 : The Third Dimension
- Title: Android Game Development for Beginners
- Release date: December 2016
- Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
- ISBN: 9781787120822