Learning Java by Building Android Games - Explore Java Through Mobile Game Development

Key Features

  • Acquaint your self with Java and object-oriented programming, from 0 prior experience
  • Build 4 cool video games on your mobile and capsule, from unfashionable arcade-style video games to reminiscence and schooling video games, and achieve the data to layout and create your personal video games too
  • Walk during the basics of creating video games and use that have as a springboard to review complex online game improvement or simply have fun

Book Description

Android is the quickest becoming working method (OS) with one of many greatest put in bases of any cellular OS. Android makes use of probably the most well known programming languages, Java, because the basic language for development apps of all kinds. So, you have to first receive a great snatch of the Java language and its starting place APIs to enhance the probabilities of succeeding as an Android app developer.

This ebook will allow you to get your Android improvement surroundings manage and you'll quickly have your first operating online game. the trouble point grows progressively with the advent of key Java issues reminiscent of loops, tools, and OOP. you are going to then use them within the improvement of video games. you'll how one can construct a math attempt video game, a Simon-like reminiscence video game, a unfashionable pong-style video game, and for the grand finale, a Snake-style, unfashionable arcade online game with genuine Google Play leaderboards and achievements. The e-book has a hands-on method and is choked with screenshots.

What you are going to Learn

  • Set up a good, specialist online game improvement setting in Android Studio
  • Build your own Android UI utilizing effortless to-use instruments in Android Studio
  • Add real-time interplay with Java threads and enforce locking/handling monitor rotation, pixel pics, clicks, animation, sound FX, and lots of different gains on your games
  • Explore object-oriented programming (OOP) and layout scalable, trustworthy, and well-written Java video games or apps on virtually any Android device
  • Build and set up a graphical pong-style online game utilizing complicated OOP concepts
  • Explore APIs and enforce complicated gains comparable to on-line leaderboards and achievements utilizing Google video game services
  • Make your online game compelling to be the following monstrous hit on Google Play industry with a content material replace process and in-game marketing

About the Author

John Horton is a expertise fanatic established in united kingdom. while he's not writing apps, books, or weblog articles for online game Code college, he can frequently be came across enjoying computing device video games or indulging in a Nerf war.

Table of Contents

  1. Why Java, Android, and Games?
  2. Getting all started with Android
  3. Speaking Java â⠬â Your First Game
  4. Discovering Loops and Methods
  5. Gaming and Java Essentials
  6. OOP â⠬â utilizing different People's difficult Work
  7. Retro Squash Game
  8. The Snake Game
  9. Making Your online game the following immense Thing

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