Category Archives: Windows Phone

Farseer Physics in XNA 4.0 for Windows Phone #1

In this tutorial series, we will go though some of the basics with Farseer Physics Engine 3.3.1 to implement physics into you 2D games. To get started, go to http://farseerphysics.codeplex.com/ and download Farseer Physics Engine 3.3.1 to your computer. With … Continue reading

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Binary Man is released

I’m happy to announce that Binary Man is now available in the Windows Phone Marketplace. Note: A new update is currently being worked on where a few typos in the intro comic and the story will be fixed. You are … Continue reading

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Project Binary Man–Trailer 2

Project Binary Man is a 2D-side scrolling game for Windows Phone. You are a digital-superhero controlled by a scientist who must be able to recover LarsOtek’s new mainframe system. The game is actually a combination of an action-shooter game and a … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Creating a XNA 4.0 game for Windows Phone 7.5

Note: This tutorial is still a WIP, but I decided to release it just in case anyone needs it. Enjoy! In this tutorial we are going through the process of creating a simple game from A to Z using Visual … Continue reading

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New game: Project Binary Man

Project Binary Man is a 2D-sidescrolling game for Windows Phone. You are a digital-superhero controlled by a scientist who must be able to recover LarsOtek’s new mainframe system. The game is actually a combination of an action-shooter game and a … Continue reading

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Free Windows Phone 7 Jump Start Training

WP7 MVPs have created 12 video tutorials on how to develop on the Windows Phone 7. Each video is about 50minutes long, and will take you from a beginner to an advanced Windows Phone 7 developer.   Get up to … Continue reading

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Windows Phone 7 Sample applications

http://channel9.msdn.com/posts/LauraFoy/Windows-Phone-7-Apps–Tools/ Windows Phone 7 Program Manager, Sean Mckenna, swung by the Channel 9 studio to give us a demo of some Windows Phone 7 applications. The idea is that these are some core applications, for which the source code will … Continue reading

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Windows Phone 7 Development – Tutorial 3, Moving sprites

Windows Phone 7 DevelopmentTutorial 3 – Moving sprites Welcome back to the Windows Phone 7 Development tutorial! Today we are going to move the sprite we created in tutorial 2 by changing the spritePosition vector. I also resized the sprite to … Continue reading

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Windows Phone 7 Development – Tutorial 2, Static sprites

Windows Phone 7 DevelopmentTutorial 2 – Static sprites Today we are going to write a little bit of code. It will be very simple but it will get you started on rendering your own sprites.   So, what is a sprite? … Continue reading

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