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Adam Dawes

Adam Dawes is a software developer and systems architect working at a cutting-edge online service development company. He has been a compulsive programmer since the age of 4, when he was first introduced to a monochrome Commodore PET. The love affair has continued through three subsequent decades, flourishing through the days of the 8-bit dinosaurs to today's era of multi-core processors and pocket supercomputers. A constant throughout all of this has been Adam's fondness of computer games. From the very first time Nightmare Park displayed its devious maze of pathways in green symbols back in 1980, he has been a games player across a variety of genres and styles. These days he spends his spare time playing the latest 3D titles on his PC, or enjoying some of the classics in his stand-up arcade machine or sit-in cockpit driving cabinet. Creating his own games has always been a hobby and while he has no intention of becoming part of the professional games industry, he has a lot of fun developing his own titles nonetheless. Adam lives with his wife, Ritu, and son, Kieran, in the southeast of England. His web site is at www.adamdawes.com.

Adam Dawes' Books

Windows Mobile Game Development

Windows Mobile Game Development

  • Publication Date: April 8, 2010
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-2928-5

This book will provide you with a comprehensive guide to developing games for both the Windows Mobile platform and the Windows Phone using the industry standard programming languages C# and VB .NET. Learn More …

Windows Phone 7 Game Development

Windows Phone 7 Game Development

  • Publication Date: December 28, 2010
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-3306-0

Learn to develop fun and sophisticated games for the Windows Phone 7 platform using C# and Visual Studio 2010. Learn More …

Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Game Development

Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Game Development

  • Publication Date: June 22, 2013
  • ISBN13: 978-1-4302-5836-0

Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Game Development gives you everything you need to maximize your creativity and produce fantastic games that will run on any Windows 8 device.

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