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Getting Started with Game Maker / Edition 1

Getting Started with Game Maker / Edition 1

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ISBN-13: 9781598638820
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 06/19/2009
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 318
Sales rank: 1,093,051
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Jerry Lee Ford, Jr. is an author, educator, and an IT professional with over 19 years of experience in information technology, including roles as an automation analyst, technical manager, technical support analyst, automation engineer, and security analyst. He has a Masters in Business Administration from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. Jerry is also the author or co-author of 28 other books including Microsoft Visual Basic 2005 Express Edition Programming for the Absolute Beginner, Microsoft WSH and VBScript programming for the Absolute Beginner, and Microsoft Windows Shell Script Programming for the Absolute Beginner. He has over five years of experience as an adjunct instructor teaching networking courses in Information Technology. He lives in Hanover, Virginia with his wife, Mary, and their children Alexander, William, and Molly.

Table of Contents

Introduction; Part I: Game Maker Basics Chapter 1: Introducing Game Maker Chapter 2: Getting Comfortable with the Game Maker IDE Chapter 3: A Big Picture Overview of How Things Work Part II: Learning How to Create Game Maker Games Chapter 4: Super Pong - Your First Game Chapter 5: Skybuster - A Breakout Game Chapter 6: Tank Battle - A Two-Player Competitive Game Chapter 7: Alien Attack - A Cooperative Two-Player Game Part III: Enhancing Your Games Through Programming Chapter 8: Enhancing Games with GML Chapter 9: GML Scripting - Part 1 Chapter 10: GML Scripting - Part 2 Chapter 11: Arachnid Attack!

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great for noobs