MonoTouch is implementations of Mono for Apple iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, etc). Thus it allows game development on iOS using .NET languages and libraries.

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Accurate way to calculate swipe direction based on delta vector

I am trying to calculate the direction of a swipe on a touch device screen. Lets say the screen size is 1024 wide and 768 high. The bottom left x and y coordinate is 0,0 and the top right coordinate ...
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IOS monogame 17 seconds debug timeout

I'm trying to debug a monogame application using xamarin studio and breakpoint. Is it possible to disable the 17 seconds timeout on the FinishedLaunching function?
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Difference between multiple AudioUnits and one AudioGraph with a MultiChannelMixer

I'm porting my game to iOS using MonoTouch, and I'm having some trouble getting sound output to work. SystemSound/AVAudioPlayer is way too simple for my needs (I need looping and multiple simultaneous ...
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Collision detection for Monotouch [closed]

What I want to have for my Monotouch 2D projects: simple collision detection and collision polygons working with UIViews Sounds simple, isn't it? I've evaluated a lot of engines available on the ...
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How to load a png file without alpha premultiplying in ios?

I am making a game in which I use the alpha value, in some cases for transparency, in others for occlusion, and for HDR in others. I'm loading the images like this (this is MonoTouch, but objective-c ...
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2d Game using monotouch?

I'd like to make a 2d game and I like SDL but I don't think there is an SDL for monotouch. Whats the closest solution?
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Problem with monogame reference in monodevelop MAC

I've downloaded monogame, monotouch (test version) and monodevelop for MAC and I created a monotouch IOS project, I included the Lidgren and Monogame csproject inside my monodevelop project and I ...
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Is there an easy and automatic way of converting a Windows XNA project into a Monotouch Monogame project?

I have just started with XNA development on Windows. But as I'm a fan of iOS I had to try porting my test code over to Monotouch on the Mac. I used these instructions: ...
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CLR Profiler Allocated Bytes and XNA ContentManager

I've been fighting with XNA ContentManager and memory allocations for some weeks because I'm trying to port my game from XNA (Windows) to ExEn / Monotouch (iphone). The problem is that after playing ...
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Farseer engine built for MonoTouch?

Does anyone know where I can find a version of the farseer physics engine compiled for MonoTouch, or do most people just download a windows version from codeplex and attempt to build their own ...
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Is XNA for iOS overkill?

I'm working on iPAD game using MonoTouch which is similar to an IQ testing game. At the moment, I can write some simple games using basic UIImages and animations. I'm wondering if I should learn XNA ...
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Efficient way of detecting a touched object in a game?

Imagine a Sims-like 2D game for a touch based mobile phone where one can interact with virtually any object in the scene. How can I efficiently detect which object is being touched by the player? In ...
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Unity or MonoTouch with XNATouch/MonoGame? same price

After figuring out the pricing of monoTouch and Unity, I've found that the pricing will be the same ($800). With XnaTouch/MonoGame for monoTouch I am able to port my games to droid/apple. I am just ...