Serious software developers in the real world of business need not be concerned with the oddities of programming games, right? Wrong! Quite the contrary, business developers will not only learn a lot by getting into game programming, they need to do exactly that if they don't want to be left in the dust of technological progress.
Let’s get one thing out of the way, first – Google. It is the beginning and end of every self-taught gamer. If you don’t grasp a concept, or if you’ve been hunting for the same bug for the past hundred hours, there’s a good chance that you’re not the first to encounter similar difficulties. But since this is a primarily technical magazine, I’m sure most of you already know that – so I’ll take down the billboard.