PlayStation Mobile Development Cookbook

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  • Discover how to handle multiple sources of input to really help you create something unique
  • Load and animate sprites within your own 2D game to get up and running quickly with the SDK
  • Harness the power of the GameEngine 2D library to make your workflow easier
  • Add engaging physics to your game projects with amazing ease
  • Learn how to play a variety of sound effects and music and increase player immersion
  • Create and navigate a 3D world, taking your visuals to the next level
  • Use 3D models and shaders to make your projects look stunning
  • Add multiplayer functionality for exciting competitive and cooperative gameplay

With the PlayStation Mobile SDK you can create stunning games for the PlayStation Vita and PlayStation Certified devices (PS Certified devices). It includes everything you need to get started, including an IDE for developing your code and even an emulator to test your creations.

PlayStation Mobile Development Cookbook"| is an exciting and practical collection of recipes that help you make the most of this exciting new platform. It provides you with everything you need to create complete 2D or 3D games and applications that fully unlock the potential of the SDK.

After quickly covering the basics, you'll learn how to utilize input sources like touch, gamepads, and motion controls, and then move on to more advanced content like creating and animating 2D graphics, networking, playing sound effects and music, adding physics, and then finally jumping into the world of 3D.

  • Learn how you can create your own fantastic PlayStation®Mobile (PSM) applications
  • Develop 2D games quickly and easily, complete with graphics, audio, and input
  • Discover how to construct your own 3D world, import models, and even create texture and vertex shaders
Page Count 322
Course Length 9 hours 39 minutes
ISBN 9781849694186
Date Of Publication 26 Mar 2013


Michael Fleischauer

Michael Fleischauer has spent the last 16 years working as a programmer in a number of different industries from 3D tools creation to automotive and banking. Most recently he launched the internet start-up Flexamail. In his spare time he writes for and runs the game development site, a popular destination for game development tutorials and news. Michael was recently made the first PlayStation Mobile MVP by Sony. Michael lives in Toronto, Canada with his wife and daughter.