Becoming a Game Developer in Your Spare Time

Becoming a Game Developer in Your Spare Time
I've published games and apps in both the iTunes and Android stores, but in some ways, I really don't consider myself a game developer.  Maybe that's because I wear many hats and have many different jobs that I do full or part time to pay the bills.  Or perhaps it's because I still have a few "big" projects in my head that I want to complete before I will consider myself a real game developer.  Maybe because of this,

Review: Learn Mobile Game Development in a Day

Review: Learn Mobile Game Development in a Day
This is a first look review at Jamie Cross's new book Learn Mobile Game Development in a Day.  You might recognize the name Jamie Cross from the GameSalad forums (jamie_c) or from the many great tutorials he's published for GameSalad on YouTube.  With all the contributions he's made to the GameSalad community and all the knowledge he's shared, I expected something great.  And... I was a bit disappointed.  But only a bit. Great For Beginners First, let me say