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Packt Hub provides the latest news in Game Design and development, including Game Physics and Graphics. We also provide insights into the Game Design industry, and how-to guides for Unreal Engine and Leap Motion Controller.

The Vertex Functions

In this article by Alan Zucconi, author of the book Unity 5.x Shaders and Effects Cookbook, we will see that the term shader originates...

UI elements and their implementation

In this article by Francesco Sapio, author of the book Unity UI Cookbook, we will see often in games, there are menus that have shortcuts....

The Exciting Features of HaxeFlixel

This article by Jeremy McCurdy, the author of the book Haxe Game Development Essentials, uncovers the exciting features of HaxeFlixel. When getting into cross-platform...

Overview of Physics Bodies and Physics Materials

In this article by Katax Emperor and Devin Sherry, author of the book Unreal Engine Physics Essentials, we will take a deeper look at...

The Zombie Attacks!

 In this article by Jamie Dean author of the book Unity Character Animation with Mecanim: RAW, we will demonstrate the process of importing and...

Adding Fog to Your Games

In this article by Muhammad A.Moniem, author of the book Unreal Engine Lighting and Rendering Essentials speaks about rendering without mentioning one of the...

Overview of Unreal Engine 4

In this article by Katax Emperor and Devin Sherry, author of the book Unreal Engine Physics Essentials, we will discuss and evaluate the basic 3D...

Global Illumination

In this article by Volodymyr Gerasimov, the author of the book, Building Levels in Unity, you will see two types of lighting that you...

Sprites in Action

In this article by Milcho G. Milchev, author of the book SFML Essentials, we will see how we can use SFML to create a...

Controls and player movement

In this article by Miguel DeQuadros, author of the book GameSalad Essentials, you will learn how to create your playable character. We are going to...

Must Read in Game Dev

Unity Benchmark report approves WebAssembly load times and performance in popular...

Unity has released a benchmarking report after two years since the last Unity Benchmark report comparing the performance and load times of WebAssembly with asm.js....

Must Read in Game Development

Unity Benchmark report approves WebAssembly load times and performance in popular...

Unity has released a benchmarking report after two years since the last Unity Benchmark report comparing the performance and load times of WebAssembly with asm.js....

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