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Windows Phone 8 Game Development by Marcin Jamro

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Chapter 1. Getting Started

As mentioned in the preface, mobile phones are nowadays extremely popular, not only for communicating with people, but also to perform the role of powerful game environments with really outstanding functionalities. What is even more interesting is that you can create your own solutions for mobile devices that can be easily downloaded and used by people from various countries all over the world!

This is the first chapter of the book, which is prepared as a practical hands-on guide, presenting a step-by-step description on how to create a game for the Windows Phone 8 platform. However, it will not be just the simple game with a very limited functionality, because you will learn how to equip it with 2D and 3D graphics, audio ...

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