Games development & programming

    Hello Scratch!

    By Gabriel Ford

    Paperback £15.99

    Key Features: * Introduction to Scratch * Easy to follow examples * Step-by-step guide This book is for kids and their parents who want to learn to program while creating games. No programming experience needed!

    Introduction to Game Design, Prototyping, and Development

    By Jeremy Gibson Bond

    Paperback £78.45

    Award-winning game designer and professor Jeremy Gibson Bond has spent the last decade teaching game design and working as an independent game developer. Over the years, his most successful students have always been those who effectively combined game design theory, concrete rapid-prototyping practices, and programming skills. Introduction to Game Design,...

    Game AI Pro 3

    Hardback Save £3.86 = £58.13

    Game AI Pro3: Collected Wisdom of Game AI Professionals presents state-of-the-art tips, tricks, and techniques drawn from developers of shipped commercial games as well as some of the best-known academics in the field. This book acts as a toolbox of proven techniques coupled with the newest advances in game AI....

    Building Virtual Reality with Unity and Steam VR

    By Jeff W. Murray

    Paperback Save £2.33 = £44.66

    The golden age of virtual reality is here; take the first step into V.R. programming and development with Jeff W. MurrayBuilding Virtual Reality with Unity and SteamVR. Murray explores some of the topical issues surrounding virtual reality; including V.R. sickness, telepresence, performance issues and practical ways to diminish these detrimental...

    Storytelling for Interactive Digital Media and Video Games

    By Nicholas Bernhardt Zeman

    Paperback Save £1.52 = £37.47

    The evolution of story-telling is as old as the human race; from the beginning, when our ancestors first gathered around a campfire to share wondrous tales through oral traditions, to today, with information and stories being shared through waves and filling screens with words and images. Stories have always surrounded...

    Jane Jensen

    By Anastasia Salter

    Hardback £51.21

    In the 1990s, the Personal Computer or PC was on the rise in homes, and with it came new genres of play. Yet most of the games in these new genres featured fantasylands or humorous science fiction landscapes with low stakes and little to suggest the potential of the PC...

    Jane Jensen

    By Anastasia Salter

    Paperback Save £2.29 = £16.70

    In the 1990s, the Personal Computer or PC was on the rise in homes, and with it came new genres of play. Yet most of the games in these new genres featured fantasylands or humorous science fiction landscapes with low stakes and little to suggest the potential of the PC...

    Holistic Game Development with Unity

    By Penny de Byl

    Paperback Save £1.11 = £33.88

    Master game design and digital art principles simultaneously with this all-in-one guide to creating games in the cutting-edge game engine Unity 5. Bursting with images and tutorials, Penny de Byl's Holistic Game Development with Unity will help the reader gain the multidisciplinary skills needed to succeed in the independent game...

    NES/Famicom: a visual compendium

    By Bitmap Books

    Hardback Save £0.54 = £29.45

    Aaron Marks' Complete Guide to Game Audio

    By Aaron Marks

    Paperback Save £1.52 = £37.47

    Whether trying to land that first big gig or working to perfect the necessary skills to fill a game world with sound, Aaron Marks'' Complete Guide to Game Audio 3rd edition will teach the reader everything they need to know about the audio side of the multi-million dollar video game...

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