Developer"s Guide to Multiplayer Games (Wordware Game Developer"s Library)

by Andrew Mulholland

Publisher: Wordware Publishing, Inc.

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The idea behind this book is to summarize the body of knowledge that already exists on multiplayer games but is not available in one single place.

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