By Michael Morrison
Published January 2003 List Price:$39.99, Your Amazon.com Price: $35.99
Amazon.com Sales Rank:615,748 Availability: Usually ships in 24 hours
Sams Teach Yourself Game Programming in 24 Hours demystifies game programming by providing clear, practical lessons using C/C++, the industry standard in game programming. The book focuses on the Windows API to construct games for the Windows platform and discusses game theory, including double-buffered graphics, sprite animation, and digitized sound effects and music. A fully functional game engine provides readers with the ability to create their own future games.