If you've always wanted to create an iPhone game application and sell it, this book from two well-known iPhone app developers is for you. It covers all the bases, from how to sign up for the Apple Developer Program and use the iPhone SDK to what makes a game sellable, how to publish to the App Store, and ways to calculate return on investment. Find easy-to-follow tutorials and smart techniques that will soon have you creating games for fun and profit.
Understand the basic technologies: Multi-Touch controls, accelerometer support, embedded SQLite, and much more
Examine different kinds of puzzles, novelty apps, and action games
Learn advanced programming tricks that propel your games to a higher level
Find royalty-free code and great examples that you can use for your own projects
Add sizzle with Facebook® integration, peer-to-peer connectivity, and networking
See which games offer a higher return on investment and explore cost-effective ways to promote your games
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