Building Android Games with Cocos2d-x by Raydelto Hernandez

By Raydelto Hernandez

Learn to create attractive and dazzling 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 via developing your Android video games utilizing this built-in framework
  • Learn to create an easy video game utilizing step by step directions supplied in the course of the book

Who This ebook Is For

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

What you'll Learn

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

In Detail

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

Starting with an important primer to get you up and operating along with your improvement atmosphere, you are going to quick dive in to exploring the newest model of this framework. you are going to comprehend significant framework advancements to render items at lightning velocity, expand and hold code simply, and enhance the label API so as to add nice performance similar to glow, shadows, and descriptions to labels.

Through the construction of a true online game, you'll discover the center elements of improvement together with Physics, permitting you to create reasonable sprite events, and particle platforms to dynamically simulate explosions, fireplace, rain, and smoke, in addition to exploring the sound engine to make your video game extra strong. end by means of integrating Cocos2d-x C++ code with local Android code to release video games with the vintage Java Android application.

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