AppGameKit is a powerful game development engine, ideal for Hobbyist and Indie developers. Choose to code in the easy to learn AppGameKit BASIC or use our libraries in C++ & XCode. Write your code once and deploy easily to multiple mobile & desktop platforms.
All Reviews:
Very Positive (128) - 86% of the 128 user reviews for this software are positive.
Release Date:
Nov 21, 2014
Developer:
Publisher:

Sign in to add this item to your wishlist, follow it, or mark it as not interested

Buy AppGameKit

SPECIAL PROMOTION! Offer ends September 24

-50%
$79.99
$39.99

Packages that include this software

Buy AppGameKit - Beginners Bundle

Includes 3 items: AppGameKit - Giant Asset Pack 1, AppGameKit: Easy Game Development, The Official AppGameKit Beginners Guide

Buy AppGameKit - Bumper Pack

Includes 5 items: AppGameKit - 3D Asset Pack, AppGameKit - Games Pack 1, AppGameKit - Giant Asset Pack 1, AppGameKit - Giant Asset Pack 2, AppGameKit: Easy Game Development

Buy AppGameKit - Premium Bundle

Includes 4 items: AppGameKit - Giant Asset Pack 1, AppGameKit - Giant Asset Pack 2, AppGameKit: Easy Game Development, The Official AppGameKit Tutorial Guide Vol 1

 

Recent updates View all (122)

September 17

AppGameKit Games Pack 1 updated

Today we've added two new projects with complete source code to the AppGameKit Games Pack #1 DLC.
https://store.steampowered.com/app/468510/AppGameKit__Games_Pack_1/


Galazians


This game is a take on the classic Galaxians retro arcade game. Blast your way through waves of aliens using lazaers and an energy shield. The game features enemies that flock down and attack you. There's plenty to learn from the code of this game.

 

WiFi Mouse & Keyboard


This project is not a game but we felt it was well worth adding to the pack because it's very unique and interesting to learn from. We asked the author, Conor Byrne, to explain his inspiration for the app and how he used it:

I started the project by quickly sketching out the user interface on paper. I then created a more polished interface for each screen as vector graphics, which I could then reference as I was programming it. I also used the buttons from the designs for the finished app.
 
The client is written in AppGameKit Tier 1 BASIC, which runs on Android. This automatically connects to the host app (written in AppGameKit Tier 2 C++) if both are on the same network connection. When I finished the project I used the export functions in AppGameKit to create a package for the Google Play store and Amazon App Store. It's free to download now on the Google Play store with over 100 downloads at the moment.
 
I've used it for browsing the internet and watching Netflix on a laptop I have hooked it up to an external monitor, since I didn't have a wireless mouse or keyboard for it. It can be handy for small things such as just turning up the volume on a computer playing music.
 
The full source code for both the Tier 1 and Tier2 projects is supplied for you to learn from.
 
These projects are now available to existing users and new users should consider packing the pack up while it's on offer:

https://store.steampowered.com/app/468510/AppGameKit__Games_Pack_1/
 
0 comments Read more

September 6

BIG update for AppGameKit GameGuru Loader!

AppGameKit GameGuru Loader gets a big update with some flashy new effects and features! Highlights include the new support of dynamic spot light shadow cameras and full support for the latest GameGuru PBR media packs.

https://youtu.be/4w9R1l3LQ4o

Here's a run down of the key features added to this new version:

  • Added support for the latest GameGuru PBR media packs
  • You can now set how smooth the player moves (better for going up stairs)
  • The AI now stops NPCs from falling into small cracks
  • AI can be set to drowning when going underwater
  • Fixed some png textures that were not found when converted using the latest gg version
  • Added support for emissive textures
  • Improved media handling
  • Fix to make sure vsync is used when physics is enabled
  • Calculate the direction vector - used for spot light and dynamic shadows
  • Added rotatelighty.lua script to rotate a spot light. Set this on the spot light you like to rotate
  • Added rotatelighty.lua script for objects, so if you have a spot light object it will rotate/follow the spot light
  • Added dynamic spot light shadow camera (desktop only and currently in beta)
  • Improved PBR shader reflection probes
  • Added spot light shader system
  • Added adjust shadow quality depending on spot light range
  • Added fading of spot light based on looking direction and distance


Existing users can download the new update now.

The AppGameKit GameGuru Loader is currently on special offer, it's a great time to grab this great DLC at a bargain price!


https://store.steampowered.com/app/623270/AppGameKit__GameGuru_Loader/



0 comments Read more

About This Software

AppGameKit is a powerful game development engine, ideal for Beginners, Hobbyists & Indie developers. Now anyone can quickly code and build apps for multiple platforms using AppGameKit's BASIC scripting system. With just a few commands you can have demos/games up and running on mobile devices. Bob Duffy, Developer Relations Intel Corporation, said “AppGameKit is a great cross platform development tool. It allows developers to quickly optimize and compile apps.”

Games can be developed and deployed to your chosen mobile devices for rapid prototyping. AppGameKit does all the heavy lifting for you - making it easy to code, compile and then export apps to each platform. All you need to focus on is your game/app idea. It's that simple!

NEW!

The Visual Editor is the perfect DLC to accompany AppGameKit
http://store.steampowered.com/app/650840/


AppGameKit also caters for more seasoned developers, allowing you to use the AppGameKit C++ libraries and benefit from all the features of AppGameKit's core game engine. Two great examples of this are the games 1982 and Echoes+ developed by Binary Zoo and both are FREE to download on STEAM;
http://store.steampowered.com/app/639650/1982/
http://store.steampowered.com/app/338000/

Features


Platforms
You can create games with AppGameKit on Windows, Mac or Linux devices. The games you make with it can then be exported to run on;
  • Windows
  • Mac
  • Linux
  • iOS
  • Android (inc Google, Amazon & Ouya)
  • HTML5
  • Raspberry Pi (free from TGC website)

AppGameKit IDE
  • Cross platform Geany editor
  • IntelliSense
  • Code folding
  • Colour schemes
  • Edit multiple projects
  • Fast Compiler
  • Full de-bugger
  • Broadcast direct to device
  • Export to exe, app, ipa, apk



Commands
AppGameKit has commands for all the important areas of game creation. These can all be called as BASIC commands or as library calls in C++ and XCode.

3D Graphics
  • 3D Primitives
  • 3D Bone Animations
  • Shaders
  • Lighting
  • Ray Casting
  • Camera controls
  • Meshes
  • Formats supported: .x .fbx .dae .3ds .obj .b3d .3d

3D Physics
  • Character controller
  • Ragdoll
  • Joints
  • Rigid Bodies
  • Contact reports
  • Raycasts
  • Physics world commands
  • Compound collision shapes

2D Graphics
  • Sprites
  • Particles
  • Shapes
  • Text
  • Fonts
  • Tweening
  • Spine support
  • Blend modes
  • Image formats: jpeg, png

Physics
  • Box 2D collision

Rendering Control
  • Shaders
  • Render to Image

Sounds & Music
  • Play sound files
  • Play music files
  • Sound formats: Wav
  • Music formats: Mp3, Ogg, M4a
  • Blending Sounds
  • Change sound pitch and balance

User Input
  • Mouse
  • Multi Touch
  • Controller support
  • Joystick/Virtual Joystick
  • Keyboard
  • Edit box
  • Buttons



Misc
  • Video playback
  • Screen Video Recording (iOS & Android)
  • Network (broadcasting, messages, shared variables)
  • File I/O
  • Shared variables
  • HTTP
  • Memblocks
  • Sensors
  • GPS
  • Social feeds - Facebook & Twitter (iOS & Android)
  • Adverts
  • Firebase support
  • JSON support
  • In-app purchase (iOS & Android)
  • Game Centre (iOS & Android)
  • Notifications (iOS)
  • Rate this app (iOS)
  • Time & Date
  • Camera access
  • QR codes
  • Zip archiving
  • Extensive Help & tutorials

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP SP2 or better
    • Processor: Intel Celeron / Athlon Sempron or better
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Open GL 2.0 compatible or better
    • DirectX: Version 9.0c
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • Sound Card: N/A
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7 or better
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 / Athlon 2 X2 or better
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia Geforce 470GTX Titan / ATI Radeon 5850 or better
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • Sound Card: N/A
    Minimum:
    • OS: Mountain Lion 10.8 or better for IDE (10.7 for compiled apps)
    • Processor: Intel Celeron or better
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Open GL 2.0 compatible or better
    • Storage: 3 GB available space
    • Sound Card: N/A
    Recommended:
    • OS: Mountain Lion 10.9 or better
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 or better
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia / ATI (shader model 4.0+, year 2009) or better
    • Storage: 3 GB available space
    • Sound Card: N/A
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 (may work with others)
    • Processor: Intel Celeron / Athlon Sempron or better
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Open GL 2.0 compatible or better
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • Sound Card: N/A
    • Additional Notes: Requires Zenity for file browsing
    Recommended:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 (may work with others)
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 / Athlon 2 X2 or better
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Nvidia Geforce 470GTX Titan / ATI Radeon 5850 or better
    • Storage: 2 GB available space
    • Sound Card: N/A
    • Additional Notes: Requires Zenity for file browsing

What Curators Say

14 Curators have reviewed this product. Click here to see them.
Customer reviews
High Volume of Reviews Detected:
Exclude  or  View Only
Review Type


Purchase Type


Language


Date Range
To view reviews within a date range, please click and drag a selection on a graph above or click on a specific bar.

Show graph



Display As:
Review Beta NEW!
When enabled, will sort reviews by new Helpfulness score. Read more about it in the blog post.
Show graph
 
Hide graph
 
Filters
Review Helpfulness Beta Enabled
There are no more reviews that match the filters set above
Adjust the filters above to see other reviews
Loading reviews...