Behind the Black Box

Sessions with Game Engine Programmers

by: Caleb BiascoJared EttingerJacob WilsonChaojie ZhuYidi Zhu

Game engine development is a field shrouded in mystery. Ten engine professionals with unique backgrounds recount their experiences on engine development in the games industry. Their responses provide insight into graphics, physics, memory, and networking, among other topics critical to programming for game engines.


Book Details

Pages

126

Cover Design

Yui Wei Tan

Language(s)

English

Release Date

November 20, 2018

DOI

10.1184/R1/7406723

Product Dimensions

5.5 x 8.5

Imprint

ETC Press: Student

Game engine development is a field shrouded in mystery. To answer some of the tougher questions, our team of graduate students went straight to the source.

Ten engine professionals with unique backgrounds recount their experiences on engine development in the games industry. Their responses provide insight into the use of graphics, physics, memory, and networking, among other topics critical to programming for game engines. Their experiences provided our team with a wealth of information that elucidated our biggest unknowns.