Student Success – Games by Zenva Students

Many of ZENVA students, in particular those enrolled in The Complete Mobile Game Development Course – Platinum Edition, have published their own games (for fun and for paid client work!). Watch the video and read their interviews on how they started and completed their first games! Mike’s interview Ryan’s interview Costin’s interview Jeremiah’s interview  

js13kGames Tutorial Video Series

Js13KGames Video Tutorial Series

In this video series made for our YouTube channel subscribers, we cover the creation of a simple “cross the road” / “frogger” type of game using the Kontra JavaScript micro-framework. This 4-part tutorial is not just about programming. We also cover other important aspects such as the creation of a level using Tiled, how to … Read morejs13kGames Tutorial Video Series

Free Ebook – Game Development for Human Beings

Phaser Game Development Ebook

We are happy to announce the launch of our free ebook Game Development for Human Beings – Build Cross-Platform Games with Phaser, authored by a highly skilled group of software engineers and game developers: Kristen Dyrr, Pablo Farias Navarro, Renan Oliveria and Ben Sparks. The book has over 420 pages and covers all the way … Read moreFree Ebook – Game Development for Human Beings

From Guitar Teacher to Game Developer and Online Instructor

From guitar teacher to game developer and online instructor. Ben Kane Johns believes the journey of the learner is to be enjoyed. While you are making progress with programming and making your first game, it’s important to keep an open mind and never stop learning. Ben is currently looking for testers for his new game … Read moreFrom Guitar Teacher to Game Developer and Online Instructor

Free Construct2 Ebook

We are happy to announce the release of Level Zero, an awesome Construct2 ebook created by Ankur Prasad and Allen Wu and aimed at complete beginners. This free Construct2 ebook covers the creation of 5 fully functional games built with this great tool, and will take you from absolute newbie to having made a few … Read moreFree Construct2 Ebook

Super Charge your Phaser Games with Premium Plugins

Did you know that here are premium plugins available for the Phaser framework? They all come with excellent documentation, examples, and support from the developers behind this awesome framework. These are the official premium plugins: 1. Virtual Joystick Plugin This plugin gives you a fully customizable touch control with just 2 lines of code. Compatible … Read moreSuper Charge your Phaser Games with Premium Plugins

400-page Phaser Ebook with Games and Tutorials

Update: Interphase volume 2 has been announced! It will include an additional 8 games + several tutorials. This new ebook is currently on pre-sale and you can grab it at a discount here. *** Richard Davey, the developer behind the awesome Phaser framework just released an incredible 400-page ebook titled Interphase volume 1, inspired by … Read more400-page Phaser Ebook with Games and Tutorials

js13kGames Tutorial – How to Make a Text Game with HTML5

javascript text game js13kgames tutorial

Most games focus on impressing you with beautiful artwork and graphic assets. Computer and GPU performance is pushed further and further in order to render the most elaborated game graphics. But what if you could make games that leave the rendering and graphic asset creation aspects to the world’s most power GPU: your imagination? That’s … Read morejs13kGames Tutorial – How to Make a Text Game with HTML5