Introduction to Programming Through Game Development Using Microsoft XNA Game Studio

Download Free PDF eBook: Introduction to Programming Through Game Development Using Microsoft XNA Game Studio

“Introduction to Programming Through Game Development Using Microsoft XNA Game Studio”, written by Rob Miles, can be downloaded in pdf format for free. If you want to learn the C# language and the fundamentals of object-oriented programming using a modern and popular programming language then this book is for you.

Description

This book teaches you programming from first principles. It shows you how to use the C# language to solve problems and how C# is used within the Microsoft XNA Framework to create computer games. The games that you write can run on a Microsoft Windows PC, an Xbox 360, or a Zune device. Along the way you will also gain an insight into how software is created, and what makes an effective programmer.

This book teaches programming in a gaming context. However, the programming principles that are explained can be used in any application area.

Table of Contents

  • Computers, C#, XNA, and You
  • Programs, Data, and Pretty Colors
  • Getting Player Input
  • Displaying Images
  • Writing Text
  • Creating a Multi-Player Game
  • Playing Sounds
  • Creating a Timer
  • Reading Text Input
  • Using C# Methods to Solve Problems
  • A Game as a C# Program
  • Games, Objects, and State
  • Making a Complete Game
  • Classes, Objects, and Games
  • Creating Game Components
  • Creating Multi-Player Networked Games

Book Details

Author(s): Rob Miles
Publisher: Microsoft Press
Format(s): PDF
File size: 9.76 MB
Number of pages: 400
Link: Download.








One Response to “Introduction to Programming Through Game Development Using Microsoft XNA Game Studio”

  1. Shalom Williams says:

    This book will be a lot of help.

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