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  • A 9-Week Beginner’s Guide to Start Your Game-Development Career
  • By: A.E Colonna
  • Narrated by: Elizabeth Phillips
  • Length: 3 hrs and 28 mins
  • 5.0 out of 5 stars (22 ratings)

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Code Gamers Development Essentials

By: A.E Colonna
Narrated by: Elizabeth Phillips
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Summary

Are you a beginner who’d like to know how to program video games? Would you like to get ahold of simple, effective, and compatible steps that will enable you to be an excellent problem solver while game programming? If your answer is yes to any of these questions, you’ve got to listen to this audiobook!

Recent forecasts have predicted that the gaming industry will be worth a whopping $268 billion by 2025! This proves that now is the perfect time to get started with establishing yourself as a developer!

A.E. Colonna is an avid gamer and a self-taught game developer who is ready to give you a smooth introduction to video game development. After nine weeks, you’re guaranteed to know the basic coding concepts; you’ll be ready to create your first game using C# and the unity engine!

Inside Code Gamers Development Essentials, you’ll discover:

  • A comprehensive introduction to gaming, the languages, game engines, and what you’ll be using to develop your games.
  • A step-by-step and easy guide to installing the best software and how you can use it to create a new project, even if you’re a beginner!
  • How to create, compile, and work in scripts using compelling techniques that every good game developer knows and lives by.
  • HelloWorld and C# template structures that you can start using immediately to create interactivity between classes, expressions, and the practical methods that are essential to your coding career.
  • An extensive three-part guide to building successful games which includes creating the perfect scene, using the best game mechanics, including a UI and essential final touches.

Gamers worldwide are hungry for what they’ve been yearning to bring to life! Are you ready to get everyone playing?

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio.

©2022 A.E. Colonna (P)2022 A.E. Colonna

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Amazing guide to begin software development

Being an experienced video game creator, I needed a quick introduction to programming languages and basic game mechanics, so I purchased this book and it helped me alot.

What I liked best about this book were the simple instructions. It guides you through many aspects that you need to know in order to start game development.

Apart from everything, the narration was exceptional, and I highly recommend this book.

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WOW!!!

WOW!! I had no idea the terms my kids would throw around when talking about game development, and now I feel like I have a good grasp of the gaming world. This book lays out everything you need to know about game development in an easy-to-understand and follow-along way. I am so glad I listened when a friend recommended this book to me! I no longer will have that deer in headlights stare when engaging with my kids about their game development; I may even have some helpful tips now too!

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All about Coding

I'd always wanted to make video games but didn't know how until I came across this book. This book will teach you how to code games from the ground up. This is an excellent resource for people like me who want to learn what coding is, what languages are used in coding, and how to code games. A must-have for all coding and gaming enthusiasts.

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Coded !!

Well written by RE and well audibled by Elizabeth,,,this covers c# coding, script timing, user interfaces, best practices for games and at over 3hrs, much more.

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Everything you need to know in one place

When this book features the word 'essentials' in the title, it's not joking. Here, you'll get introduced to C#. You'll learn about the best practices and the coding time. You will understand how to set the game up and how to think of the interface from the perspective of the gamer to make it better. For sure, anyone can become a developer and this game will take you there.

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Awesome

Don't worry you can get all the visuals you need for this book in their facebook group which is really helpful. A really well narrated and easy to follow book. Content is really nicely sorted out and explains everything you need to know when getting started without being overwhelming. Recommend this book - could also be a great gift for teenagers... the ones who are hooked to their computers all the time...

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Didn't know it was this easy to get started!

I had ambitions to get into game development as a kid but was put off by all of the fancy degrees and rigorous education that (I thought) was needed to get into the field. This book put my misconceptions to rest. It's super easy to follow and great for beginners looking to get a grasp of what it means to be a game developer. There's even an exercise at the end of the book guiding you to build out your very first game. Wish a resource like this was around when I was a kid!

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A brilliant guide for beginner gamers

This has everything a beginner code gamer needs to get started. From making sure you have the right software to adding a UI and game mechanics, it's a truly comprehensive guide that you can complete in just 9 weeks. Code gaming is a very complicated process but this audiobook is so easy to understand and it's a great way to build some confidence in these early stages. A must have for new code gamers!

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Best Game Development Guide for Developers

So much knowledge in one listen. I would recommend this book to anyone looking to quick start their learning in game development. Very straight to the point and easy to digest.

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Easy to follow for a beginner

Playing a game is not my cup of tea, I thought it is a waste of time.

Since I listen to this book, I feel as if I was wrong. It is, indeed, interesting. The game is much popular nowadays. If you know the basic of the game, at least you will be a superstar.
Well done!
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Great Guide to Unity

This is a great guide if you're just starting out with Unity. There are step-by-step instructions with images to help you on your way. It's clear, concise, and easy to follow. I recommend it for anyone who wants to start coding or needs a helpful guide.

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A comprehensive dive into coding

I have been interested in how coding works for a while and this book was a gift in delivering the information in a easy to listen to format. I was pleased at how easy it was to retain the info and the narrator was great! I will definitely recommend this!

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Great book to start learning!

It's a great book to start learning! Everything is explained exponentially, so at first in each chapter you will have a 101 lesson about the topic and it would go deeper in to details as you hear/read the book. The order of the chapter is right on spot! I would have done it that way!

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  • 22-11-22
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It’s possible!

I got this audiobook so that I could engage with younger members of my family who enjoy gaming and game creation. I was grateful for the glossary!! The author helpfully offers to provide guidance via email and points to FB groups which could give support.

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  • 21-11-22
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Really good

Thought this book would be really difficult but the author does well to explain all the basics. The explanation on each of the programming languages was really good. You will definitely have more confidence after working through this resource. Great starting point if you have no background in game development. Covers the tools well. Lots of techniques andn lots of information to digest, A great reference book that you will look back on as giving you a solid grounding.

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  • Paul Hong
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Everyone can be a Game Developers

I started playing games with Nintendo, Super Mario Brothers, Zelda, Mario Kart, etc. At that time, no one ever dreamed of becoming a game developer. There was no book like this to show you the way. But I believe if you are interested in Game Development, this is the book for you. Everyone can be a game developer and make a career in it. C++ Programing language is very popular in the game development community because it is very robust. Microsoft Windows is also developed with C++.
I also shared this book with my 16 years old son. I hope he can enjoy it as much as I did. :)

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  • 20-11-22
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Foundation for Game Developer!

This audiobook is perfect for those who would like to start game development skills. It gives the foundatments of "Code Game Development" and definitely brings how your creative side. It is very informative and practical, and the steps are transparent and easy to follow. You can also replay this at any time to better understand and learn at your own pace.

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  • 19-11-22
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Easy to Follow Along!

This book is perfect for game lovers who want to learn more about game design and development. Focusing on PC games, mobile app games, web browser games and more. It covers programming languages, syntax best practices, softwares tutorials and beyond. While I remember back to my OLD days in college were I was tinkering with flash games, I picked up this book to learn more about the tools used in gaming development today and will recommend to friends who have a strong interest in game dev work.

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  • Obi O.
  • 19-11-22
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Informative

This book is beautifully written and has all the information you need to create your first game. Popular programming languages are well covered. It gives you a new perspective on programming while keeping you from feeling overburdened. When you first start reading, you might assume that the book will read like a textbook on the many programming languages and engines available. However, this book isn't simply an overview; it also includes step-by-step instructions for getting started with programming and using Unity. The structure of Unity and some of all its resources are covered.

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Yes, it is great information to start from.

This book will guide whoever starts in the game development field. Your passion will become your reality. Do not look back. You can go for this book and gather the essential knowledge to advance in this field.