BlitzMax for Absolute Beginners

Games Programming for the Absolute Beginner

  • Sloan Kelly

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About this book

Introduction

Go through the steps necessary to create high-speed 2D retro-style games. This easy-to-read-and-follow one of a kind book on BlitzMax game programming also covers some 3D programming. BlitzMax for Absolute Beginners includes game application projects such as The Great Escape, Tank Attack, and Paratrooper. These will help you build your skills as you go. Have you ever wanted to program your own computer game? Never felt you could? Well, now you can.


What You'll Learn

  • Program computer games from scratch with BlitzMax
  • Produce high-quality arcade games with sound and graphics
  • Utilize the power of OpenGL to create fantastic 3D effects


Who This Book Is For

Those new to game programming and those new to BlitzMax.


Keywords

game programming BlitzMax game development development source code software application

Authors and affiliations

  • Sloan Kelly
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  1. 1.Niagara FallsCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-2523-3
  • Copyright Information Sloan Kelly 2016
  • Publisher Name Apress, Berkeley, CA
  • eBook Packages Professional and Applied Computing
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4842-2522-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4842-2523-3
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