GAME DEVELOPMENT PRINCIPLES is the ideal how-to reference covering the theory and concepts of game developmentathe fundamentals that all game developers need to know. Cutting through the typical industry jargon and demystifying the sometimes confusing and intimidating development industry, this book eases the path for new and aspiring developers. Through clear explanations and helpful examples, veteran developer Alan Thorn dispels the fog, shedding light on those topics that matter most. Each chapter focuses on a key set of development concepts, including technical topics such as gamma correction and color adjustment, and graphics topics such as materials, textures, and more. Through a variety of illustrations, case studies, and examples, all your questions about development fundamentals will be answered in a friendly, easy-to-grasp way. And you'll finish GAME DEVELOPMENT PRINCIPLES with a clear and confident understanding of game development's core concepts.The point of this stage is to create a design for a gameato answer the question a What is this game about?a and to ... Developers often record the results of brainstorming using a spider diagram or a mind mapaa type of chart in which ideas and their interrelations are represented ... Hard Shadows RPG Elements PLATFORMS Windows, iOS, Linux, Mac Android Implied Realism Figure 1.6 Spider diagram.
|Title||:||Game Development Principles|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2013-05-30|