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8 Bit & 16 Bit Video Games You Will Never Play
Language: en
Pages: 142
Authors: Luca Taborelli
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-19 - Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

How many video games have you played during your life? Do you think games are a form of art that should be preserved? What if we told you that there are thousands of interesting games you'll never play, all of which could be lost forever? It's true, there are many
Tricks of the Windows Game Programming Gurus
Language: en
Pages: 1063
Authors: André LaMothe
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Sams Publishing

Tricks of the Windows Game Programmin Gurus, 2E takes the reader through Win32 programming, covering all the major components of DirectX including DirectDraw, DirectSound, DirectInput (including Force Feedback), and DirectMusic. Andre teaches the reader 2D graphics and rasterization techniques. Finally, Andre provides the most intense coverage of game algorithms, multithreaded
The Complete Guide to Game Audio
Language: en
Pages: 318
Authors: Aaron Marks
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-02 - Publisher: CRC Press

This comprehensive guide gives readers with basic music compositional skills the information they need to become commercially viable artisans. In addition to providing a foundation of prerequisite technical skills, including basic audio considerations and sound file formats, the book teaches the business skills needed to work successfully as an audio
The Minds Behind Shooter Games
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Patrick Hickey, Jr.
Categories: Games & Activities
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-15 - Publisher: McFarland

Featuring interviews with the creators of 39 popular video games--including Halo 3, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Medal of Honor and Metroid Prime--this book gives a behind-the-scenes look at the origins of some of the most iconic shooter games. Interviewees recount endless hours of painstaking development, the challenges of working
Faster Than Light: The Atari ST and the 16-Bit Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 325
Authors: Jamie Lendino
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-17 - Publisher: Steel Gear Press

“Power Without the Price.” Every Atari fan remembers that slogan from the 1980s as the rallying cry for 16-bit computing in the form of the Atari ST. This groundbreaking computer brought previously unimagined power to the home user for the first time—and transformed an industry or two along the way.