Building Android Games with Cocos2d-x by Raydelto Hernandez

By Raydelto Hernandez

Learn to create enticing and fabulous 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 growing 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 publication Is For

If you have got a uncomplicated knowing of the C++ programming language and need to create videogames for the Android platform, then this expertise and e-book is perfect for you.

What you'll Learn

  • Set up your paintings environment
  • Learn easy methods 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 way 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 historical past music
  • Discover tips on 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 energetic improvement maintained via Chukong applied sciences. It wraps all of the crucial parts wanted for making a video game, making the duty of video game construction very developer-friendly.

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

Through the production of a true online game, you are going to discover the center parts of improvement together with Physics, permitting you to create reasonable sprite events, and particle platforms to dynamically simulate explosions, hearth, rain, and smoke, in addition to exploring the sound engine to make your video game extra powerful. 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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