Archive

30
Jun
2012

App Creation #47 – App Design – Introduction

There are a number of ways to tackle this vast expanse of promise. Applications can be so incredibly basic, yet still radiate with purpose.

This chapter will reveal various functionalities and aspects that have become popular due to specific elements that could be tied in to your own concepts.

There are by now applications for almost anything you can conjure up in your own imagination, so chances are you will be competing with someone else whether you like it or not.

19
Feb
2012

App Creation #44 – Your Personal Mentors – Revolution Software & Tony Warriner


I am sure by now you will have a new appreciation of App Design and its many possibilities and even pitfalls. There are thousands upon thousands of developers out there all striving for the one app that will either make them a fortune or provide recognition.

1
Feb
2012

App Creation #38 – Game Inspiration – Rock Band Reloaded


The strumming of guitars and the crashing of cymbals are the embodiment of Rock Bands. The rhythmic pulses and catchy anthems are literally music to our ears and within Rock Band Reloaded the game, a portion of that wizardry is presented.

Off Your Rocker

31
Jan
2012

App Creation #37 – Game Inspiration – Paper Toss 2


Screwing up a piece of paper is always the first part of a more invigorating challenge. It is rare for an office worker to then travel to the bin and carefully place it inside – in fact the more likely outcome is the inevitable lining up of the shot and throwing that paper ball into it’s waste bin target.

30
Jan
2012

App Creation #36 – Game Inspiration – Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck’s Revenge


Aghhh here be pirates, but not just any scurvy pirates. Before Hollywood reignited the imagination with blockbuster movies featuring the swash buckling adventurers, Lucas Arts introduced the world to pirate wannabe Guybrush Threepwood.