Building Android Games with Cocos2d-x by Raydelto Hernandez

By Raydelto Hernandez

Learn to create attractive and astonishing video games for Android utilizing Cocos2d-x

About This Book

  • Create enjoyable physics video games to rival the bestselling video games on Google Play
  • Save time through growing your Android video games utilizing this built-in framework
  • Learn to create an easy online game utilizing step by step directions supplied in the course of the book

Who This e-book Is For

If you have got a simple figuring out of the C++ programming language and wish to create videogames for the Android platform, then this know-how and booklet is perfect for you.

What you'll Learn

  • Set up your paintings environment
  • Learn the best way to create photo components and animate them
  • Use the integrated physics engine to make your video games extra realistic
  • Manage consumer interplay utilizing the contact and accelerometer capabilities
  • Boost your game's appearance by means of studying so as to add textual content and utilizing precise variety and bitmap fonts
  • Enhance your online game by way of including sound results and heritage music
  • Discover find out how to upload wealthy explosion results utilizing particle systems
  • Add local Java code for your Android game

In Detail

Cocos2d-x is a multi-platform C++ gaming framework in lively improvement maintained by means of Chukong applied sciences. It wraps the entire crucial components wanted for making a online game, making the duty of video game construction very developer-friendly.

Starting with an important primer to get you up and operating together with your improvement atmosphere, you are going to speedy dive in to exploring the most recent model of this framework. you'll comprehend significant framework advancements to render items at lightning velocity, expand and keep code simply, and increase the label API so as to add nice performance reminiscent of glow, shadows, and descriptions to labels.

Through the construction of a true online game, you are going to discover the middle parts of improvement together with Physics, allowing you to create lifelike sprite routine, and particle platforms to dynamically simulate explosions, hearth, rain, and smoke, in addition to exploring the sound engine to make your video game extra strong. end via integrating Cocos2d-x C++ code with local Android code to release video games with the vintage Java Android application.

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