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Offline MikeHart

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PacktPub - Free learning (free ebooks)
« on: June 14, 2017, 04:05:25 PM »
For a while now, PacktPub is giving away each day a free ebook of they catalog. Have a look. I got quite some nice booksm over the last months for a variety of topics:

https://www.packtpub.com/packt/offers/free-learning

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Re: PacktPub - Free learning (free ebooks)
« Reply #1 on: June 15, 2017, 10:15:52 AM »
Thanks Mike!

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Re: PacktPub - Free learning (free ebooks)
« Reply #2 on: June 16, 2017, 06:03:23 AM »
Thanks Mike, I bought your Monkey book from them a while back.

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Re: PacktPub - Free learning (free ebooks)
« Reply #3 on: June 16, 2017, 07:53:10 AM »
Thanks Mike, I bought your Monkey book from them a while back.

Thanks, how did you like it?

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Re: PacktPub - Free learning (free ebooks)
« Reply #4 on: June 20, 2017, 12:52:47 AM »
Oh I also have a kindle copy, didn't know who the author was  ;)

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Re: PacktPub - Free learning (free ebooks)
« Reply #5 on: June 20, 2017, 05:20:01 AM »
Now you know  :)

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Re: PacktPub - Free learning (free ebooks)
« Reply #6 on: June 20, 2017, 06:46:05 AM »
For the next 17 hours it's a book about procedural content generation for games in C++.

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Re: PacktPub - Free learning (free ebooks)
« Reply #7 on: June 20, 2017, 10:42:46 AM »
Glad you reminded me Mike!  :)

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Re: PacktPub - Free learning (free ebooks)
« Reply #8 on: June 20, 2017, 06:01:02 PM »
I almost missed this free offer(5 hours left) I was looking into buying this book before. I did not buy it yet because of the bad reviews. It was also very expensive.

Thanks Mikehart :)

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Re: PacktPub - Free learning (free ebooks)
« Reply #9 on: June 21, 2017, 12:58:13 AM »
 The books is nice to have but honestly is too basic, I expected landscape/islands/cities/texture stuff instead it focuses on how to use random numbers for some very basic stuff.

still can't complain as it is a free book after all  :)

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Re: PacktPub - Free learning (free ebooks)
« Reply #10 on: June 22, 2017, 01:42:46 PM »
Thanks Mike, I bought your Monkey book from them a while back.

Thanks, how did you like it?


Really enjoyed going through it, might open her up again for some food for thought for asteroids clone game competition ;)

 

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