Why I'm going back to Unity3D


Why I'm going back to Unity3D

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What is going to be the replacement for JavaScript and is WebGL really the future?
What is going to be the replacement for JavaScript and is WebGL really the future?
There is a constant battle against JavaScript being waged by some of the largest companies in the world which include Google, Microsoft and Mozilla to name a few. The reason for this war, is the JavaScript language is simply too slow to deliver 3D graphics in the browser, through the ...
How much traffic do you need to earn $100 a month in Google Ad-Sense?
How much traffic do you need to earn $100 a month in Google Ad-Sense?
Every blog of this topic starts off saying, it depends. While that is true to some extent, I'll digress from saying that personally. Instead, I will come from personal experience in making a website in the entertainment niche for a website built around movie news. The site in question is ...

5 fail proof categories to start a website in 2015
5 fail proof categories to start a website in 2015
So you're trying to start a website in 2015 but you're not sure of an idea? Well that's to be expected in a world where 200 million active websites are promoting something from the trendiest of topics to the most obscure thing imaginable. The question set forth is typically asked ...
How to get full screen to work with MonoGame?
How to get full screen to work with MonoGame?
I'm sure if you're reading this you've already realized the full screen feature in MonoGame does not seem to be working correctly with the 3.2 release. This is something that the MonoGame community is aware of and will be looking to address as soon as possible. At the time of ...

Which Physics Engine should I use with MonoGame?
Which Physics Engine should I use with MonoGame?
MonoGame does not limit you to building 2D or 3D video games. That being said there is nothing in the MonoGame framework that will handle collision detection for you. Typically that type of work is abstracted through the use of complex physics engines written by some of the smartest mathematicians ...
MonoGame - How to add animated sprite to our game and adjust his speed
MonoGame - How to add animated sprite to our game and adjust his speed
MonoGame - How to play background music in MonoGame
MonoGame - How to play background music in MonoGame
MonoGame - How to package MonoGame with content to distribute to the world
MonoGame - How to package MonoGame with content to distribute to the world
MonoGame - Setting up first project with a Content project
MonoGame - Setting up first project with a Content project
Scraping Ajax Sites with Python Part 2
Scraping Ajax Sites with Python Part 2
How to scrape Ajax sites with Python part 1
How to scrape Ajax sites with Python part 1
Using Python Requests to Log Into a Website
Using Python Requests to Log Into a Website
Adding a Firefox profile to Python Selenium
Adding a Firefox profile to Python Selenium
Using Selenium and PhantomJS with Python
Using Selenium and PhantomJS with Python
Installing Selenium for Python and running our first test
Installing Selenium for Python and running our first test
Creating a Python Mini-bot to Scrape Entire Website - Part 3
Creating a Python Mini-bot to Scrape Entire Website - Part 3
Creating a Python Mini-bot to Scrape Entire Website - Part 2
Creating a Python Mini-bot to Scrape Entire Website - Part 2
Creating a Python Mini-bot to Scrape Entire Website - Part 1
Creating a Python Mini-bot to Scrape Entire Website - Part 1
Using Python's Beautiful Soup To Find Specific Text
Using Python's Beautiful Soup To Find Specific Text
Using Beautiful Soup and Regular Expressions with Python
Using Beautiful Soup and Regular Expressions with Python
Parsing With Python's BeautifulSoup
Parsing With Python's BeautifulSoup
How to Request a Webpage With Python
How to Request a Webpage With Python
How to use regular expressions in Python
How to use regular expressions in Python
Using Python to Open and Read & Save Files
Using Python to Open and Read & Save Files
How to iterate a dictionary in Python
How to iterate a dictionary in Python
How to make a dictionary in Python and look up by key
How to make a dictionary in Python and look up by key
Tuples vs Lists (Python)
Tuples vs Lists (Python)
How to get the length of a list in Python
How to get the length of a list in Python
How to remove items from Python Dictionary
How to remove items from Python Dictionary
Iterate multiple list with python using zip and izip_longest
Iterate multiple list with python using zip and izip_longest
Adding Gravity to your character using MonoGame
Adding Gravity to your character using MonoGame
Full disclosure here, I know next to nothing about physics and such. So this technique is for the most basic of games where you need something to fall to a certain level. Inspecting the full code below you can see I have declared a value at the top of my ...
MonoGame preventing character from walking off the screen
MonoGame preventing character from walking off the screen
I've run into the issue where I have a character walking along the floor but will precede to walk off the screen to the left or the right. In order to prevent this, I have come up with the code below. Keep in mind you can prevent your character from ...

How to use the new YouTube Realtime feature
How to use the new YouTube Realtime feature
Google/YouTube is stepping up the game against one of their biggest rivals Facebook who has been steadily trying to chip away market share from the search giant. Today Google just launched a feature to allow you to monitor your YouTube traffic in real time. This is a huge leap compared ...

Adding sound to our MonoGame project
Adding sound to our MonoGame project
Building onto our base game project let's look at how we can add sound effects. However this is where things get a big hairy. MonoGame is an open source project built on top of the old Microsoft XNA project that they abandoned earlier this year. Why you ask? Because nothing ...
Reviewing our MonoGame project
Reviewing our MonoGame project
So you'll notice a few things about our project structure. Every MonoGame project comes with a content folder. This is the folder that will store your images, sprites, models and other things that need to be packaged along with your game. By default the project creates a Game1.cs file for ...
Installing Monogame in 2014
Installing Monogame in 2014
Finally shit's gotten easier, at least that is what I'm told. MonoGame used to be cursed with the fact that it could only be run with Visual Studio 2010 due to the content pipeline only being available via XNA since MonoGame was still working on the pipeline. What's the pipeline? ...

How to learn game programming in C#
How to learn game programming in C#
So, you want to learn how to program games, but don't know where to start? Or wait, maybe you've already tried game engines like Unity3d but failed to build a game the way that you want? Even with great documentation and community support some indie developers have a hard time ...