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iOS 7 Game Development by Dmitry Volevodz

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Summary

In this chapter, we have learned what advantages hardware game controllers have and how to work with them. Adding game controller support to your game can certainly provide a better user experience for your players. Some people prefer playing on actual controllers than on touch-screen devices, since the screen is always flat and doesn't provide feedback to touches. A player can use the controller without looking at it, which completely changes the experience of playing if he/she is playing on a TV. One might argue that with game controllers, Apple is making a move into the console gaming territory, and a huge library of games on the iTunes App Store playable on your TV or iPad with a separate hardware controller is opening another new ...

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