Microsoft® Visual Basic: Game Programming for Teens

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Author : Jonathan S. Harbour


432 Pages  Paperback 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2005

©2008, Published


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If you have basic programming experience, this book is your ideal guide for writing games using Visual Basic .NET and Managed DirectX 9. This Second Edition includes almost entirely new coverage. While coverage of game design and 2D artwork remain, this edition includes more detailed coverage of th... more


A ideal introduction into the world of 2D game programming

The new edition includes approximately 90% new material

Covers core techniques, including game design, level editing, writing source code, creating artwork, and sound effects