Game Development Using Python

Game Development Using Python

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Baker & Taylor
Guides readers through the basic game development process using Python, and covers graphics, sound, artificial intelligence, and animation.

Stylus Pub

This book will guide you through thebasic game development process using Python, covering game topics includinggraphics, sound, artificial intelligence, animation, game engines, etc. Realgames are created as you work through the text and significant parts of a gameengine are built and made available for download. The companion disc contains allof the resources described in the book, e.g. example code, game assets, video/soundediting software, and color figures. Instructor resources are available for useas a textbook.


  • Teaches basic game development concepts using Python including graphics, sound, artificial intelligence, animation, game engines, collision detection, Web-based games, and more
  • Includes a companion disc with example code, games assets, and color figures
Companion files are available for downloading with order number/proof of purchase by writing to the publisher at

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Although this book focuses on using Python to create computer games, it also includes some design instruction, ideas about handling assets, and discussion of other topics of general interest to game developers. Opening chapters overview types of games and platforms, game theory, and how games work. Later chapters deal with graphics and images, the game loop, navigation and control, sound, and animation. An ongoing project demonstrates techniques. B&w screenshots and images are included on every page. The companion CD-ROM contains source code, games assets, color figures, and sound editing and video editing software. Distributed in North America by Stylus Publishing and Distribution. Annotation ©2019 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Dulles, VA :, Mercury Learning and Information,, [2019]
Copyright Date: ©2019
ISBN: 9781683921806
Branch Call Number: 005.133 PAR
Characteristics: xviii, 301 pages :,illustrations ;,23 cm +,1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 inches)


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