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GPU Pro 360 Guide to Image Space

1st Edition

Wolfgang Engel
December 03, 2018

Wolfgang Engel’s GPU Pro 360 Guide to Image Space gathers all the cutting-edge information from his previous seven GPU Pro volumes into a convenient single source anthology that covers various algorithms that operate primarily in image space. This volume is complete with 15 articles by leading...

High Score! Expanded: The Illustrated History of Electronic Games 3rd Edition

3rd Edition

Rusel DeMaria
December 03, 2018

In this lavishly illustrated full-color retrospective, discover never-before-seen photos that bring to life the people and stories behind the most popular games of all time, including Space Invaders, Pac-Man, Centipede, Donkey Kong, Asteroids, SimCity, Quake, Myst, Tomb Raider, and more. This is...

Mechanical Creations in 3D: A Practical Look into Complex and Technical Setups for Animation & VFX

1st Edition

Stewart Jones
November 29, 2018

Cogs, cranks, wheels, plates, chains, springs and pistons - a nightmare for animators. This book shows 3D artists how to create, setup, control and automate movements for complex and technically challenging mechanical structures all while working on a super-detailed steampunk train! This book will...

GPU PRO 360 Guide to GPGPU

1st Edition

Wolfgang Engel
November 26, 2018

Wolfgang Engel’s GPU Pro 360 Guide to GPGPU gathers all the cutting-edge information from his previous seven GPU Pro volumes into a convenient single source anthology that covers general purpose GPU. This volume is complete with 19 articles by leading programmers that focus on the techniques that...

GPU Pro 360 Guide to Shadows

1st Edition

Wolfgang Engel
November 19, 2018

Wolfgang Engel’s GPU Pro 360 Guide to Shadows gathers all the cutting-edge information from his previous seven GPU Pro volumes into a convenient single source anthology that covers various algorithms that are used to generate shadow data. This volume is complete with 15 articles by leading...

GPU Pro 360 Guide to 3D Engine Design

1st Edition

Wolfgang Engel
November 19, 2018

Wolfgang Engel’s GPU Pro 360 Guide to 3D Engine Design gathers all the cutting-edge information from his previous seven GPU Pro volumes into a convenient single source anthology that covers the design of a 3D engine. This volume is complete with articles by leading programmers that focus on various...

GPU Pro 360 Guide to Mobile Devices

1st Edition

Wolfgang Engel
November 12, 2018

Wolfgang Engel’s GPU Pro 360 Guide to Mobile Devices gathers all the cutting-edge information from his previous seven GPU Pro volumes into a convenient single source anthology that covers computer graphics in mobile devices. This volume is complete with 18 articles by leading programmers that focus...

20 Essential Games to Study

1st Edition

Joshua Bycer
November 05, 2018

The purpose of this book is to look over the past 35 years of games to discuss titles whose design deserves to be studied by anyone with an interest in game design. While there are plenty of books that focus on the technical side of Game Development, there are few that study the nature of game...

Game Audio Programming 2: Principles and Practices

1st Edition

Guy Somberg
October 18, 2018

Welcome to the second volume of Game Audio Programming: Principles and Practices – the first series of its kind dedicated to the art of game audio programming! This volume features more than 20 chapters containing advanced techniques from some of the top game audio programmers and sound designers...

Game of X v.2: The Long Road to Xbox

1st Edition

Rusel DeMaria
October 02, 2018

Game of X v.2 is the story that leads up to Xbox. It is a story of DOS games, Microsoft culture, the crazy stories around the development and promotion of DirectX and the graphics standards that were required for Xbox to happen. Stories based on dozens of interviews include a colorful cast of...

How to Cheat in Maya 2017: Tools and Techniques for Character Animation

1st Edition

Paul Naas
October 01, 2018

This is not a book about Maya software with a few animation pointers thrown in here and there. This is a guide to Maya software written by professional animators. This book provides you with complete, set-by-step walkthroughs of essential animation techniques that increase your speed and efficiency...

Game of X v.1: Xbox

1st Edition

Rusel DeMaria
October 01, 2018

Based on 48 interviews and years of research, Game of X v.1: Xbox tells the many stories of Microsoft’s unlikely entry into the game console business. In addition to the personal insights of the key players in the story, Game of X includes many previously unreleased documents that show what was...

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