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Best Resources In iOS Development – July 18th 2011

Another excellent week to be an iOS developer, and some big news in the department of iOS game development with the release of  Cocos2D V1.0.0 and the opening of the Moai SDK beta to everyone.  Also some great open source libraries and tutorials were shared. If you have written a tutorial, open source library or…

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News: Cocos2D Game Engine v1.0.0 Released

As you may have noticed if you have been reading this site for awhile, I occasionally mention product updates. This one is pretty significant as after numerous release candidates the incredibly successful open source Cocos2D iPhone game engine has finally released v1.0.0. There are an incredible amount of feature updates since the previous official release…

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Tool: Easily Gather Sprite Data For Box2D And Generate Cocos2D Code

Found out about a pretty cool tool for those looking to develop games using Box2D (especially if you’re using Cocos2D — but really good for anyone using Box2D) called SpriteHelper.  It is a notch above the other tools I’ve seen doing similar. What the tool allows you to do is easily gather information on any…

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Notable iOS Game Engine Updates

Going through the dozens of comments awaiting moderation because of my absence I noticed several comments about a couple of changes that have occured with the Sio2 Interactive game engine and the Corona SDK. As many visiting this site probably know I have been maintaining an open source iPhone game engine and commercial iPhone game…

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XNATouch: Microsoft XNA Games Running On The iOS Platform

Microsoft’s XNA has persevered and become popular with hobbyist game developers on the Windows and Xbox 360 platforms.   While I haven’t really fooled around with it much, I’ve always felt it would be nice to be able to develop XNA games that ran on the iPhone. A project known as XNATouch aims to make…