Creating your first Windows 8 Metro Style Design Game


After a great week at the Develop Conference, I wanted to share some great Windows 8 gaming guides and Tutorials from Dave Isbitski @davedev

The following Tutorials and resources contain the following technologies:

  • HTML5 Canvas
  • HTML5 Audio
  • XAML/C#
  • CSS3 Styling and Web Fonts
  • Implementing a Game Loop with JavaScript
  • Third Party Frameworks
  • Touch
  • Camera Access
  • Accelerometer
  • WinJS Controls

Available Resources and Toolkits 

Additional Resources for developing Windows 8 Metro Style Games

Hands on Labs for XAML/C# using HyperV Windows 8 Virtual Machines, so you don't need to own a machine with Windows 8 Release Preview installed.

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