9781598635669

Going to War: Creating Computer War Games

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  • ISBN13:

    9781598635669

  • ISBN10:

    1598635662

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-03-12
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning PTR

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Summary

Learn how to create your very own wargames, games that simulate or represent military operations. This book shows readers everything they need to know to create wargames on the PC using the drag-and-drop game engine Multimedia Fusion 2. No previous game creation or programming experience is necessary and when they finish the book, readers will have all the tools they need to create their own wargames. Coverage includes the history of wargames, how to design a wargame, movement, terrain and weather effects, attack and defense, and more.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Computer Wargames
Introduction to MMF
Game Creation Basics in MMF
Creating Ideas
Your First Hex Map
Movement
Terrain Effects
Weather
Enemy Movement
Attack & Defense
Generals and Officers
Digging In
Maps
Money
All at Sea
Look to the Skys
Reinforcement and Supply
Additional Concepts
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