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Author Habgood, Jacob.

Title The game maker's apprentice [electronic resource] : game development for beginners / Jacob Habgood, Mark Overmars ; [foreword by Phil Wilson].

Published Berkeley, CA : Apress ; New York, NY : Distributed by Springer, c2006.


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Physical description xxi, 311 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Series Technology in action series.
Notes "Technology in action"--Cover.
"User level: Beginner"--P. [4] of cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 297) and index.
Contents Your first game : devilishly easy -- Action games -- More actions : a galaxy of possibilities -- Target the player: it's fun being squished -- Game design : interactive challenges -- Inheriting events : mother of pearl -- Maze games : more cute things in peril -- Game design : levels and features -- Cooperative games : flying planes -- Competitive games : playing fair with tanks -- Game design : balance in multiplayer games -- GML : become a programmer -- Clever computers : playing tic-tac-toe -- Intelligent behavior : animating the dead.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. New York : Springer, 2008. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Web browser. Title from title screen (viewed on Oct. 10, 2008). Access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Other author Overmars, Mark H., 1958-
SpringerLink (Online service)
Subject Game maker.
Computer games -- Design.
Electronic games -- Design.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781430201595