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LibGDX Game Development Essentials by Juwal Bose

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The LibGDX Gradle combo

I know that you are wondering how we reached the end of our setup without installing anything related to LibGDX but everything else out there. The LibGDX installation will be handled by Gradle automatically, and we will be using a helper application to create all the dependencies and the project structure. Such a LibGDX Gradle combo requires an Internet connection while creating the project, as Gradle needs to load all the necessary dependencies, files, and libraries on the fly while setting up the project for the first time. Personally, I am not a fan of this as I come from a country where a good Internet connection is still a luxury. For those of you who are in a similar situation, the alternative way will be to download ...

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