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 […]

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 […]

Gaming : The Best Free Tools To start your game Development

“Who needs sports stardom when you can shoot fireballs from your fingertips?” ― Ethan Gilsdorf MonoGame MonoGame is a C# framework that allows developers to target desktop, handhelds, mobile,and consoles using a single codebase. The framework is written on top of Mono, an open source implementation of the .NET framework. The framework was originally designed to implement Microsoft’s […]

Gaming : Windows Universal Apps with Unity

We are pleased to announce the full support for Windows Phone 8.1 and Universal Windows Applications with the release of Unity 4.5.3. -Unity3d What are windows Universal Apps? At //Build 2014,Microsoft launched this new feature where you DEVELOP ONCE for all windows devices using a unified Windows runtime and VS tools that allow you to both […]

Gaming : Developer to Game Developer – A transition

“Never too old, never too bad, never too late, never too sick to start from scratch once again.”~ Bikram Choudhury When i introduce myself i say “I am a software developer and work on game development too”.The reaction will be “Is it? I am also a developer.How and where should i start game development?”. Let me […]

MOOC : Learn gaming interactively

A Massive Open Online Course(MOOC)  is an online course aimed at unlimited participation and open access via the web. This MOOC ,sponsored by Open2Study explores key ideas in game design, programming, architecture, game engines, player experience and game AI. Vidyasagar Machupalli Polyglot & Pragmatic Programmer • Developer Advocate, IBM • Microsoft MVP • Intel software Innovator • DZone MVB

Unity,Android : Porting your unity game for testing

After a successful game release to Windows store ,I wanted to try with mobile platforms.I thought why can’t i port the same game (Bongo Soccer-200 downloads on win 8/8.1 as on today) to android? The issues i may face I have used an unity Terrain and a 3dMax goalpost in my game,which are heavy for a […]

Unity: Learn 2D Game Development

Unity is a 3D engine, right? Not quite – now it’s more. It comes with a dedicated and streamlined 2D workflow. With the release of 4.3,unity added the in-house 2D platform for game development. I started searching for tutorials and documentation to understand what is different in 2D development compared to Unity 3D development? As 2D […]