This authoritative guide teaches you how to create desktop and Internet computer games using the latest Java programming language techniques. With author David Wallace Croft's open-source reusable game library and clear explanations of the code, you'll be able to program and release new games in no time.
Android has extended the Android OS to tablets, bringing mobile games developers new opportunities with increased screen size and multicore processing power. Jeremy Kerfs demonstrates how the games programming world has changed and how to program great new games on the Android tablets.
This book is for Flash, Silverlight, and other rich Internet application developers looking to use and integrate JavaFX in their Java RIAs, whether it's for the desktop or mobile environments. This book is also for those new to RIA development.
Java 2ME (Micro Edition) is the client-side Java development platform for building wireless Java-based cell phone and PDA applications. This book addresses the fun challenge of building game applications for these kinds of portable devices. Author Carol Hamer shows you how to use J2ME for developing, using the latest MIDP 2.0 specification.
Carol Hamer and Andrew Davison, expert software game developers, show you how to leverage the BlackBerry Java Development Environment (based on Java ME) to design and create fun, sophisticated game applications from role playing to dueling with light sabers.
Pro Android is a detailed look at application development on Google's Mobile OS. It uses the development of a sample application to work through all the options you might want to build a flexible mobile application. The focus is on making viable commercial applications work. The book includes detailed coverage of the Android API.
Combining actionable, real-world source code with graphics, Pro Android Games, Second Edition shows you how to build more sophisticated and addictive Android game apps with minimum effort. Harness the power of the latest Android Jelly Beans NDK to bring countless legendary, action-packed PC games to the Android Platform.
Learn to develop and program 3D games in Java technology on a PC, using the Java 3D API and Java for OpenGL, taught by recognized Java gaming guru Andrew Davison. First book to examine the Java (SE) 6 platform and its features with gaming.
In Pro JavaFX 2: A Definitive Guide to Rich Clients with Java Technology, Jim Weaver, Weiqi Gao, Stephen Chin, Dean Iverson, and Johan Vos show you how you can use the JavaFX platform to create rich-client applications.