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2D Lighting System in Monogame

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Online Video Game Engines: Discover Why You Should Use Them

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The Unity Tools Used to Develop Our FPS

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Sony C#/.NET Component Set Analysis

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Maintenance-free Enum to String in Pure C++ with "Better Enums"

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A Spin-off: CryEngine 3 SDK Checked with PVS-Studio

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Why NASA Switched from Unity to Blend4Web

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By Pierre Bezuhoff

How the PVS-Studio Team Improved Unreal Engine's Code

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Manual on Development of Visual Studio 2005-2012 and Atmel Studio Plugins in C# UNDER REVIEW

Sep 17 2013 06:53 AM | Posted By Paul Eremeev in APIs and Tools
About a year ago we published in our blog a series of articles on development of Visual Studio plugins in C#. We have recently revised those materials and added new sections and now invite you to have a look at the updated version of the manual.

Tagged With:  visual studio  plugins  c# 
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USB Base Custom Hardware Interface for Unity3D

Aug 16 2013 12:48 PM | Posted By Dilshan Jayakody in APIs and Tools
In this article we demonstrate the USB base custom hardware interfacing with Unity3D game engine on top of Microsoft Windows operating system(s).

Tagged With:  unity  delphi  usb  electronics  game controller  hid  custom hardware  interface 
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Getting Started with Duality

Aug 12 2013 05:15 AM | Posted By Fedja Adam in APIs and Tools
This article teaches you how to use the Duality framework and C# for developing 2D games.

Tagged With:  c#  .net  opengl  opentk  duality  game engine  2d  open source  components  tutorial 
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Level Creation Concerns with Unity

Aug 11 2013 12:29 PM | Posted By Lea Hayes in APIs and Tools
Developers who are creating a game for the first time may find the idea of creating levels a daunting task. This post covers some of my experiences and opinions of the level creation process

Tagged With:  unity  level design 
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Getting Started With Rapid2D UNDER REVIEW

Jul 26 2013 03:30 PM | Posted By Rapid2D in APIs and Tools
This is a tutorial which will show you from scratch how to do things in our engine from using the editor, to adding some basic code to create a room which contains a player object that uses physics, a background and a timer.

Tagged With:  2d  rapid2d  c++  windows 8  tablet  mobile  pc 
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Introduction to GameMonkey Script

Jul 25 2013 10:14 AM | Posted By Oli Wilkinson in APIs and Tools
This article will introduce you to the GameMonkey Script language and API and how it can be used in your own games.

Tagged With:  scripting  gamemonkey  gm script  lua  virtual machine  scripting language 
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Wrapper Pattern for Silverlight and WPF

Jan 30 2012 02:21 PM | Posted By Nicolas Dorier in APIs and Tools
Download sample (Silverlight and WPF) - 368 KBLicense: Ms-PLTable of contents IntroductionIt has been a long time since my last article. This one is short and a bit less creative than the previous ones, but I hope you'll like it! I hope none of you have never particularly talked about that before, but probably you have already used what I will talk about, without naming it: the wrapper pattern...

Tagged With:  element  public  margin  wrapper  hideside  static  return  void 
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Unity 3-0 Enter the Third Dimension

Jan 27 2012 01:50 AM | Posted By Will Goldstone in APIs and Tools
Before getting started with any 3D package, it is crucial to understand the environment you'll be working in.As such, in this article by Will Goldstone, author of Unity 3.x Game Development Essentials, we'll make sure you're prepared by looking at some important 3D concepts before moving on to discuss the concepts and interface of Unity itself. You will learn about:Coordinates and v...

Tagged With:  unity  game  object  objects  world  you'  component  games  engine 
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Unreal Development Kit Upgrade Overview

Aug 23 2011 10:00 PM | Posted By Epic Games in APIs and Tools
The Unreal Development Kit (UDK), Epic Games’ free edition of Unreal Engine 3, has been installed by more than 900,000 developers. Powering independent games like “Hawken” and “Sanctum” for PC, and “The Dark Meadow” and “Save Our Sheep” for iOS, its feature set continues to evolve in preparation for the next generation of games. Epic has continued to release major new functionality and improvem...

Tagged With:  unreal  udk  developers  new  engine  epic  ios  motion  mobile