Xbox : Project Spark – A gameground

To simply introduce, Project Spark is developed by team dakota and skybox labs.It is published by Microsoft Studios.It is a game maker “Where Players Create and Creators Play”. The website quotes project spark “As a powerful, yet simple way to build and play your own worlds, stories and games. Experience the ultimate interactive playground, delivered … Continue reading “Xbox : Project Spark – A gameground”

Never ending love for ‘Game’ – A moment to cherish

“It all started a year and half ago”. These were the words which i spoke yesterday at TechEdIndia 2014. But my gaming life started at Microsoft DevCamps last november when i met Sandeep Alur and Ujjwal kumar – My Mentor,Guide and Guru. Their guidance and support is never forgetting. I should also thank each and everyone who … Continue reading “Never ending love for ‘Game’ – A moment to cherish”

HTML5,Javascript : Game engines and tools

HTML5 game engines The following are few examples of game engines implemented with HTML5 and JavaScript: Construct 2: One of the first WebGL enabled HTML5 game engines. Exports purely to HTML5 and JavaScript. Uses Canvas only and is extensible with JavaScript plugins. Isongenic Engine: One of the most promising engines out there today. Massively multiplayer … Continue reading “HTML5,Javascript : Game engines and tools”

Gaming : GameDev Terms to be aware of

See examples of how these key terms are used and why they’re so important for your assets and games. If you ever encounter a term used in game development that you are unfamiliar with, use this as a reference. MODELING Asset Assets are anything that must be created in an external software like 3ds Max, … Continue reading “Gaming : GameDev Terms to be aware of”

Gaming , C# : Come..Fall in Love with CocosSharp

Gaming , C# : Come..Fall in Love with CocosSharp

You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete. -Richard Buckminster Fuller Reality Check  Every game development engine or framework has its own bottlenecks and difficulties.Especially, when it comes to 2D game development,the difficulties increase.You have to take care of performance,mobile device hardware,device … Continue reading “Gaming , C# : Come..Fall in Love with CocosSharp”

As a GameDev,what to expect from #techedIndia ?

The most expected and the much awaited Microsoft TechEdIndia 2014 is just around the corner and as a game developer or indie developer what should i expect from this TechEdIndia? Let me answer this through the tweets from speakers A good read before attending the session DateTime : 5th November 2:45 PM – 3:40 PM … Continue reading “As a GameDev,what to expect from #techedIndia ?”

As a GameDev,what to expect from #techedIndia ?

As a GameDev,what to expect from #techedIndia ?

The most expected and the much awaited Microsoft TechEdIndia 2014 is just around the corner and as a game developer or indie developer what should i expect from this TechEdIndia? Let me answer this through the tweets from speakers A good read before attending the session Vidyasagar Machupalli Polyglot & Pragmatic Programmer • Developer Advocate, … Continue reading “As a GameDev,what to expect from #techedIndia ?”

Gaming : Audio ,Source Control and Project Management free tools

Gaming : Audio ,Source Control and Project Management free tools

Audio While there are plenty of free tools for development and art, for whatever reason I’ve always found it hardest to find good free audio tools. Here are some tools that I think are pretty useful for editing audio or creating music and sound effect.  Vidyasagar Machupalli Polyglot & Pragmatic Programmer • Developer Advocate, IBM • Microsoft … Continue reading “Gaming : Audio ,Source Control and Project Management free tools”

GAMING : THE BEST FREE ART AND GRAPHICS DESIGN TOOLS

FREE Assets to start your game  It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can do only a little. Do what you can. Sydney Smith   Art/Graphics Here are some free art tools that can be used to create various types of visual content for games.   Blender blender.org Blender is a … Continue reading “GAMING : THE BEST FREE ART AND GRAPHICS DESIGN TOOLS”