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  • Game-Based Learning: What it is, Why it Works, and Where it's Going

    Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. – William Butler Yeats "The implications of delivering game experiences for education and training are enormous. In the US, nearly 170 million people played computer and...

  • 3DS MAX Tutorials

    There are several tutorials demonstrating how to work with 3ds Max and what the game designer can use it for. There is a tutorial given by LuclinMCWB introducing the 3ds Max Basics. It is a purely practical guide through the 3ds Max...

  • Game Design Tutorials for Unity3D

    LuclinMCWB gives a variety of practical tutorials in game design, especially in Unity3D environment. The tutorials are published on YouTube under minecraftwb username. There is a tutorial in Basics of Unity3D and Terrain Design which is very...

  • Introduction to Game Development

    This tutorial by Richard Jones and Katie Cunningham provides information starting from game development theory (what are the principles of a good game) to development of a simple game. It is intended for beginners in game development and gives many...

  • Game Design Basics

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VSeCO2WUQ8I This video tutorial gives advice to all those who are serious about starting to work in game design. The video introduces the world of 'sandbox' editing. Sandbox and Game Engines Mentioned in this video...

  • Tutorial Site for Game Developers

    Every game developer keeps searching for tips or hints related to game creation. There are many different tools and engines available in the market and it is often uneasy to find the right kind of help for our work. It might be wise to check...

  • 2D Rigid Body Simulation

    Box2D is a 2D rigid body simulation library for games. It was created as part of a physics tutorial at the Game Developer Conference. It is written in C++ and is meant for experienced programmers. This Box2D manual (http://box2d.org/manual.pdf) and...

  • How to Import CityEngine Scene into Unity3D

    This interesting tutorial is focused on users of ESRI CityEngine 2012.1 Advanced (with python scripting) and Unity3D 3.5.7f6. It describes how to export the terrain, roads and buildings from CityEngine and how to import them into Unity3D and have a...

  • GameMaker Tutorials

    GameMaker: Studio™ developed by Scottish company YoYo Games is a fast developing cross-platform game development technology. GameMaker: Studio™ is the environment which enables developers to create games in a single code base and to...