Cocos2d-x v3 C++ - Beginning Game Development
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Cocos2d-x v3 C++ - Beginning Game Development

​Learn how to create games for pretty much every platform from phones to tablets to desktop computers.
3.9 (105 ratings)
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35,738 students enrolled
Created by Frahaan Hussain
Last updated 12/2017
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Current price: $69.99 Original price: $99.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • 8 articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Know the basic skills of making a game in Cocos2d-x
  • Improved C++ Skills
  • Game Development Skills
  • Games Programming Skills
  • Cross-platform Game Development Skills
Course content
Expand all 66 lectures 03:58:12
+ Introduction
1 lecture 02:59

Introduction to this Cocos2d-x Game Development course.

Preview 02:59
+ Setting Up
4 lectures 45:30

In this video we cover how to setup your environment for iOS on Mac.

Required files:

  • Cocos2d-x - http://www.cocos2d-x.org/download/
Preview 05:11

In this video we cover how to setup your environment for Android on Mac.

Required files:

  • Cocos2d-x - http://www.cocos2d-x.org/download/
  • NDK - http://developer.android.com/ndk/downloads/index.html
  • ADT - http://www.sonarlearning.co.uk/questions.php?question-topic=141
  • Apache Ant - http://ant.apache.org/bindownload.cgi
Setting Up For Android On Mac
11:25

In this video we cover how to setup your environment for Android on Windows.

Required files:

  • Cocos2d-x - http://www.cocos2d-x.org/download/
  • NDK - http://developer.android.com/ndk/downloads/index.html
  • ADT - http://www.sonarlearning.co.uk/questions.php?question-topic=141
  • Apache Ant - http://ant.apache.org/bindownload.cgi
  • Python - https://www.python.org/downloads/
Setting Up For Android On Windows
12:45
Multi Resolution Support
16:09
+ Adding A Sprite
2 lectures 04:32

Useful links to understand what sprites are and why they are used:

  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sprite_(computer_graphics)
  • https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-gb/library/bb203919.aspx
  • https://techterms.com/definition/sprite
What Are Sprites?
00:03
+ Positioning
7 lectures 19:43
Positioning Using MoveBy
02:47
Positioning Using MoveTo
02:47
Positioning Using JumpBy
02:32
Positioning Using BezierBy
03:33
Positioning Using BezierTo
03:27
Positioning Using Place
02:04
+ Rotation
2 lectures 05:09
Rotating Using RotateBy
02:31
Rotating Using RotateTo
02:38
+ Tinting
2 lectures 05:02
Tinting Using TintBy
02:34
Tinting Using TintTo
02:28
+ Fading
3 lectures 06:59
Fading Using FadeIn
02:21
Fading Using FadeOut
02:20
+ Sequencing
3 lectures 10:55
Repeat
03:30
RepeatForever
03:10
Sequence
04:15
+ Skewing
2 lectures 04:30
Skewing Using SkewBy
02:17
Skewing Using SkewTo
02:13
Requirements
  • Programming
  • C++
  • Computing Basics
  • Love for Games
Description

Learn how to make cross platform games using the immensely successful game engine Cocos2d-x. A step by step process is used to show everything from project setup to essential game design technique

Gain a good understanding of the following concepts:

  1. C++ Game Programming

  2. Video Game Logic

  3. Cocos2d-x Game Programming

  4. Game Mechanics

  5. Game development

  6. Game design

  7. Mobile development

  8. Mobile design

  9. Cross platform development

Cocos2d-x is one of the easiest game frameworks in the world and will provide you with a solid foundation for your game development journey. The gaming industry is bigger than Hollywood and is constantly growing, start your journey now.

You will be provided with the full source code to aid in development during and after this course. The source code and artwork is free to use in as many projects as you wish.

Cocos2d-x is a free open source game engine used by indie developers and companies such as Bandai Namco and Zynga.


Over 205,000 students have enrolled on my courses and all of them are extremely satisfied. You will also be satisfied with this course. If you do not like the course, remember that within 30 days you can request a full refundI guarantee you satisfaction.

If you have any questions regarding the topics covered in this course, please feel free to ask. I'm always happy to help those who want to learn.


To summarise this is what you get:

• Lifetime access to HD quality videos. No monthly subscription. Learn at your own pace, whenever you want.

• All videos are downloadable. Learn wherever you want, even without an internet connection!

• Downloadable starter code and final code for each section.

• Free helpful support in the course Q&A when you have questions or get stuck.

• Multiple coding challenges to practice your new skills (solutions included).

Sounds great? Then start this adventure today by clicking the “Take this course" button, and join me in the only course that you will need!

Who this course is for:
  • For new users
  • For users with basic C++ experience
  • People looking for a refresher for Cocos2d-x
  • People who want to create game