Learning the fundamentals of 2D game programming is the key to quickly building your game-development expertise. Understanding the elements of the 2D environment will provide a solid foundation in game creation, whether you stick with 2D or move on. FUNDAMENTAL 2D GAME PROGRAMMING WITH JAVA teaches ... more
Approaches game programming from the indie developer point of view, instead of the usual AAA 3D programming view.
Three sections cover foundation issues, polishing, and completing your games.
Walks users throughout the process of creating a complete game from scratch.