Hands-on teaching material for learning different elements of game development. Sometimes also used for topics on "in game tutorials".

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Unrealscript tutorials for self-made maps

I've been looking up tutorials for UnrealScript, but I'm very confused by what I find. All tutorials seem to use Visual Studio and nFringe for the coding, plus the UDK editor for the maps. Every ...
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Can you share some URLs for tutorials that demonstrate programming basic game logic?

I'm really looking for some of the basic concepts to get started, like decision trees and some discussion around aspects of AI and what to consider. A tower defense game would be a good example (but ...
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shader tutorial for unity

I would like to start developing my own shaders within unity. For starters I would like to do a screen spaced blur. Are there any good tutorials to learn shader development besides the official ...
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Are there any good html 5 mmo design tutorials?

Hey all. I got a rather inspired after playing gaia online's zOMG and wanted to revive an old project idea I've had laying around for a few years now. I'm looking to work with html5 (ie canvas, svg ...
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How to learn 2d animation? [closed]

Where can I learn how to do simple 2d animation well? Or is it really just literally drawing every single frame of something in photoshop? Is there tips or tricks? Tutorials to help get started? ...
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Where to start writing games, any tutorials or the like? [closed]

I'm actually an industrial systems developer with knowledge of .NET C# and VB.NET, C/C++, Delphi, and an intermediate knowledge of 80286 Intel assembly language. I would be interested to learn how to ...
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Basic tutorial/introduction for 3d matrices, idealy in c++, without openGl or directX

I am wondering if there is a simple tutorial that covers the basics of how to initialize rotation, translation and projection matrices, and how to multiply them, and how to get the screen coordinates ...
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Useful resources for beginning AI

What resources are available, including both free articles/ebooks and physical books and things, for game developers looking to begin simple AI programming/design? Note: I know of this question, but ...
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Looking for JMonkeyEngine tutorials and documentation

I'm looking for tutorials and documentation for JMonkeyEngine, beside the material on the official website. Any clue?
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Learning to write a solitaire game

Many years ago I did some programming in TurboPascal (on DOS!), but have not programmed since. Since retiring, I have "invented" a few solitaire games that I have given to people who sell solitaire ...
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AS3/Flash Game Dev: Looking for good & current step by step

Flash tutorials and examples have been around so long it is hard to know what sites to actually read for good, current AS3 game dev. I'm looking for a good start to finish for flash game development, ...
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Do we need tutorials? [closed]

Children learn through play, which by it's core nature is subversive. In digital games we can enforce and feedback any arbitrary rules and do not require "conceptual rules" like don't step outside the ...
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How to client/server game using Google App Engine (Looking for tutorial.)

(NOTE: This is a duplicate of a question I asked on SO, having temporarily forgotten about GameDev <hang head in shame>. When one is answered, I will link it back to the other.) I'm trying to ...
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XNA development tutorials

Can anybody guide me about where can I get the basic starter tutorials for developing using XNA framework?
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What are some good learning resources for OpenGL? [closed]

I have been using the OpenGL ES on the iPhone for a while now and basically I feel pretty lost outside to the small set of commands I've seen in examples and adopted as my own. I would love to use ...
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Good game design books? [closed]

I have some experience in creating, however I like to have some well written reference material to help me produce better products. Are there any game design books that are not aimed at a particular ...
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What are some good resources for building a voxel engine? [closed]

What are some good resources (tutorials, code, papers, etc.) for learning about voxel rendering?
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How to write a network game? [closed]

Based on Why is so hard to develop a MMO?: Networked game development is not trivial; there are large obstacles to overcome in not only latency, but cheat prevention, state management and load ...
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Best place for learning how to write games in Unity3d [closed]

What's the best place for tutorials & other learning resources for unity3d?
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Where do I start if I want to independently learn game graphic design? [closed]

I want to learn how to create custom graphics, not use freely available resources. But I have been looking around for articles or tutorials on how to start with 2D game design in general, and I can't ...
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What path finding algorithms are there? [closed]

I'd like to read up on path finding algorithms. Is there a primer available or any material or tutorials on the Internet that would be a good start for me?