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Game Development Courses

Don't put it off any longer! Get the game development training you need to start developing that killer game app today. You know the one—you've been thinking about it for years. Game apps are fun and very popular in the Windows Store, and, with the tools now available, there’s no excuse not to get started. Our game development courses cover the tools and skills needed to start building games for Windows PCs and mobile devices right away. Taught by experts, all of our game development courses also include lots of practical demos. And stay tuned for game development training that focuses on using HTML5 for both 2D and 3D games, along with deeper looks at other game development topics.

Level 100
Published: 12 May 2015
Here’s your chance to learn how to create games from the ground up, using C++ and DirectX. Learn about the game loop, input detection, applying basic shaders, state management, and more.
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Level 100
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Level 200
Published: 12 May 2015
​HTML and XAML developers, are you ready to start having fun with Windows 8.1? Join Microsoft experts for an on-demand version of the highly successful dive deep into the gadget and devices side of Windows 8.1.
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Level 200
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