This textbook is the best learning tool we have right now – next to the forum. Basic tutorials and terminology are available in the book’s Appendix. GameSalad has also provided manuals, templates, and a Cookbook containing video. GameSalad Beginner’s Guide [Miguel DeQuadros] on Story time just got better with Prime Book Box, a subscription that delivers hand-picked.

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Update Information — Version 2. Now I have to start studying it… Thanks for nice guide. Explore the Home Gift Guide. I found the information it contains about game development good in general — which is basically the whole book — but I feel I wasted a good amount of rextbook in gaemsalad of learning the GS environment in more detail.

GameSalad provides a platform used by creators to rapidly design, publish, and distribute original games that have been played by millions of people worldwide. This book is more about how to use the sofrtware then about how to program.

The text’s wide-ranging coverage encompasses desktop, mobile, online, social, and serious games–as well as key platforms gamessalad as iOS, Android, Mac, Windows, and HTML 5. This reader-friendly, highly visual guide is equally suited for formal game development courses and self-paced learning–with a balance of depth and detail that is ideal for both professionals and those working on their first game.

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A big part of this upgrade is the inclusion of templates. Novak even taught me a few things that I hadn’t already known. But everything that Novak talks about is an issue with which you will have to come to grips if you make a game, whether it’s interface design, creating a prototype or even just figuring out textbok type of game you’re designing. It’s because you’re interested in creating games.


One person found this helpful. Once complicated and seemingly useless knowledge is quickly put into real-world action.

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Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Customers who bought this item also bought. Print edition must be purchased new and tfxtbook by Amazon. They skate over certain things as if you should already know them and I don’t like books that make assumptions.

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The one thing that I will say about it, this is the best guide to gamesalad that I’ve seen yet. It should return when version 2. Get fast, free gamedalad with Amazon Prime. It’s an informative piece of work, but more importantly, it gets you to think about what games do and how they do what they do — and if you believe that you can design a good game without ever grappling with these larger theoretical concerns, let me assure you that if you don’t take an interest in them, they will come looking for you.

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The author of this book wrote it as textboook you’ve been to school for programming. Share your thoughts with other customers.

Avoid common pitfalls with the critical knowledge contained in this book.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Learn more about Amazon Prime. The Unofficial GameSalad Textbook has been temporarily removed from sale. By registering for this website, you should receive an email notification when the book is ready. This guide however pretty much just touches on how to make games that already exist.


Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Customers who viewed this item also viewed. At the same time, she never wanders off into abstraction; each chapter grounds itself in concrete examples that illustrate her points. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

If textbooj only thing you remember of trigonometry is frustrating times in High School, you might find the textbook to be highly enlightening.

These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. Don’t be fooled by the stories of 3 year olds in the Middle East pumping out iPhone games, though; GameSalad won’t make the game for you and there is definitely a learning curve.

In its current form, each page of the book is a pile of text situated onto the left texybook of a very large width screen. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. As far as the content goes, An Unofficial GameSalad Textbook does a pretty good job teaching, but doesn’t offer much more than I can get for free on the web.