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Learning Unreal Engine Android Game Development

By : Nitish Misra
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Learning Unreal Engine Android Game Development

By: Nitish Misra

Overview of this book

<p>Have you ever wanted to create games that will get users hooked to their phones? Unreal Engine 4, with all its tools and power, will help make your dreams come true! Designed to get you working with Unreal Engine 4 from the very first page, this book will quickly guide you through the basics in the first two chapters. Once you get the hang of things, we will start developing our game—Bloques!</p> <p>Bloques is a puzzle game with four rooms. Each room will be more challenging than the previous, and as you develop, you will graduate from movement and character control to AI and spawning. Once you've created the game, you will learn how to port and publish your game to the Google Play Store.</p> <p>In addition to building an Android game from start to finish, you will also discover how to generate revenue, and how to optimize game performance using the tools and functionalities the engine provides. With this book, you will be inspired to come up with your own great ideas for your future game development projects.</p>
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
Learning Unreal Engine Android Game Development
Credits
About the Author
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

Developer Console


Before we talk about how to publish the game on the Google Play Store, we first need to talk about the Developer Console from where you manage your app. This includes uploading and removing the app to and from the Play Store, filling in the app's description, setting the price of the app, and so on. However, before you can access the Developer Console, you first need to register. The cost to register is $25. The link to the signup page is https://play.google.com/apps/publish/signup/.

Once registered, go to the Developer Console page.

Here, click on the Add new application button located at the top-right corner. When clicked, a window will open where you can set the language and set the name of the game as Bloques. Once set, click on Upload APK. Once clicked, you will see several options regarding the app.

At the top, you can see the name of the app, Bloques. Below it on the left-hand side are several panels. At the center are the available settings or options in the corresponding...