Managed DirectX 9 Graphics and Game Programming, Kick Start

Managed DirectX 9 Graphics and Game Programming, Kick Start

Paperback

$36.97 $44.99 Save 18% Current price is $36.97, Original price is $44.99. You Save 18%.

Temporarily Out of Stock Online

Eligible for FREE SHIPPING

Overview

Managed DirectX 9 Graphics and Game Programming, Kick Start by Tom Miller

Managed DirectX was released with the latest version of the core DirectX libraries in DirectX9. It enables developers using the new .NET languages (i.e. C#, VB.NET, etc.) to develop rich multimedia applications with DirectX. Unfortunately the Managed DirectX runtime was released without adequate documentation, and developers are having a hard time figuring out the best way to write managed applications. This book covers how to use the Managed DirectX objects, how they differ from the core DirectX libraries, and how to create these rich multimedia applications in C#. It also covers in depth graphics techniques and the new high-level shader language shipping with DirectX9.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780672325960
Publisher: Sams
Publication date: 10/01/2003
Series: Kick Start Series
Pages: 411
Product dimensions: 7.96(w) x 8.70(h) x 1.02(d)

About the Author

Tom Miller is the development lead for Managed DirectX, as well as the designer of the API. He has worked on the DirectX team for the last four years, including the SDK team writing samples, as well as the DirectX for Visual Basic team. Previously at Microsoft, he worked on the Visual Basic and Office teams.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews