Videos

Google Closure Tools – Nintendo Game Development

Google Closure Tools – Nintendo Game Development

3 years ago
You can write 2D games for the Nintendo Wii U using their Web Framework with whatever tools you like. As long as your codebase ends up being valid WebKit HTML5 and JavaScript, your game will run and play just fine. However, in order to be more efficient and agile both in terms of development, testing, […]
Git Code Reposity – Nintendo Game Development

Git Code Reposity – Nintendo Game Development

3 years ago
Learning 2D game development for the Nintendo Wii U can be a bit hard, even though we mostly use HTML5 and JavaScript. For this reason, I’m saving all of the code for the games and the RokkoJS game engine that I write in these tutorials in an open-source git repository, hosted at GitHub. Feel free […]
Agile & Pivotal Tracker – Nintendo Game Development

Agile & Pivotal Tracker – Nintendo Game Development

3 years ago
Writing your own Nintendo video games in JavaScript is not a trivial exercise. If you’ve ever done any 2D game development before, you will know that being organized is key, and having a clear list of goals and objectives is indispensable (if you want to succeed, of course). Any good software engineer or programmer knows […]
HTML5 & Tools – Nintendo Game Development

HTML5 & Tools – Nintendo Game Development

3 years ago
In this tutorial series I’ll use the following tools as I develop the game engine, along with my first game for the Nintendo Wii U system: 1. Knowledge of HTML5 2. An awesome IDE 3. Google Closure Tools 4. Git 5. Pivotal Tracker
Writing a Game Engine – Nintendo Game Development

Writing a Game Engine – Nintendo Game Development

3 years ago
Before writing the actual game, I’ll be writing a custom JavaScript game engine from scratch. Why develop a game engine instead of using an existing one like Game Maker, Crafty.js, Quintus, etc.?! Mostly because I want to code everything! And if you’re like me, you probably want to learn everything you can about how to […]
Nintendo Web Framework – Nintendo Game Development

Nintendo Web Framework – Nintendo Game Development

3 years ago
Learn how to develop your own games for the Nintendo Wii U! “The Nintendo Web Framework is a development environment based on WebKit technologies, supporting application development on the Wii U system using HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS. It also supports the Wii U GamePad controller, Wii Remote controllers, and JavaScript extensions such as video playback.” […]
The Centre for Computing History…

The Centre for Computing History…

3 years ago
This is not a usual post for me but I thought that all of you guys should see it! Recently The Centre for Computing History has moved to Cambridge and I had the pleasure of going there on Saturday: it surpassed my wildest expectations! Everywhere you look there are working computers that you can use, […]
Mega Man Tetris Clone – HTML5 & JavaScript Closure Tools

Mega Man Tetris Clone – HTML5 & JavaScript Closure Tools

3 years ago
This HTML5 game is a demonstration of Google Closure tools and the latest HTML5 APIs that lend themselves well for game development. If you’d like to learn more about Closure Tools, how to make your own video games, or anything those lines, come find my YouTube channel or my tech blog. Play the game online […]
Knowing How People are Playing Your Game Gives You the Winning Hand

Knowing How People are Playing Your Game Gives You the Winning Hand

4 years ago
Gaming is one of the hottest and most innovative industries and the stakes have never been higher. It has experienced many disruptive factors in recent years that challenge anyone responsible for game development, generating revenue, the customer experience and running the business. This session presents the state of the art of predictive analytics for gaming, […]
Raspberry Pi – How to install Minecraft!

Raspberry Pi – How to install Minecraft!

4 years ago
NOTE: Minecraft is now included in the default Raspbian build! You now do not have to install anything to play Minecraft on your Raspberry Pi! Minecraft! Yes, Minecraft! In this tutorial I show you how to get it working on your Raspberry Pi! Follow the simple steps and you will have it up and running […]

Raspberry Pi – How to install and play Quake 3…

4 years ago
In this tutorial I will show you how to download/ build and install Quake 3. Quake 3 is a multiplayer first person shoot-em up and is an awful lot of fun! This tutorial is quite complex and so here is a forum post where I explain EVERYTHING: www.raspberrypi.org/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=78&t=18853&p=185283&hilit=quake+3#p185283 I hope you have enjoyed this tutorial […]

Raspberry Pi – Getting Started – Linux basics and Installing Software…

4 years ago
The first installment in my ‘Getting started with Raspberry Pi’ beginners tutorial series… In this video I cover some basic Linux terminal commands, explain what the Terminal is and also show you how to download and install software… I demonstrate installing a 3D space invaders game and also OpenOffice (A Word, PowerPoint, Excel suite etc. […]