Learn to create attractive and staggering video games for Android utilizing Cocos2d-x
About This Book
- Create enjoyable physics video games to rival the bestselling video games on Google Play
- Save time via developing your Android video games utilizing this built-in framework
- Learn to create an easy online game utilizing step by step directions supplied through the book
Who This e-book Is For
If you've gotten a uncomplicated knowing of the C++ programming language and need to create videogames for the Android platform, then this know-how and ebook is perfect for you.
What you'll Learn
- Set up your paintings environment
- Learn the way to create photograph parts and animate them
- Use the integrated physics engine to make your video games extra realistic
- Manage person interplay utilizing the contact and accelerometer capabilities
- Boost your game's appearance via studying so as to add textual content and utilizing real variety and bitmap fonts
- Enhance your video game by way of including sound results and historical past music
- Discover how you can upload wealthy explosion results utilizing particle systems
- Add local Java code in your Android game
Cocos2d-x is a multi-platform C++ gaming framework in lively improvement maintained through Chukong applied sciences. It wraps the entire crucial components wanted for making a video game, making the duty of online game development very developer-friendly.
Starting with an important primer to get you up and working along with your improvement setting, you'll speedy dive in to exploring the newest model of this framework. you'll comprehend significant framework advancements to render gadgets at lightning pace, expand and preserve code simply, and increase the label API so as to add nice performance reminiscent of glow, shadows, and descriptions to labels.
Through the production of a true online game, you'll discover the middle elements of improvement together with Physics, permitting you to create real looking sprite events, and particle structures to dynamically simulate explosions, fireplace, rain, and smoke, in addition to exploring the sound engine to make your online game extra strong. end via integrating Cocos2d-x C++ code with local Android code to release video games with the vintage Java Android application.