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Coding Roblox Games Made Easy, Second Edition - Second Edition

By : Zander Brumbaugh
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Coding Roblox Games Made Easy, Second Edition - Second Edition

By: Zander Brumbaugh

Overview of this book

“I read/worked through the book with my kids to build a game together and I highly recommend pre-teens, teens, and tweens to pick this up as their first book to coding games” -James W. Y III, Technology Integration Specialist at Old Bridge Township Public Schools “...a must-read, must-practice essential book for anyone getting started with building games on Roblox using Luau programming...” -Frederic Markus, President, Feerik Games (Ex-Ubisoft, Nintendo, Rockstar, Disney, LucasArts, and Epic Games) “..includes everything from Roblox Studio menus, the basics of the Luau scripting language, how to tie in real-world (or any world!) physics into your experience of marketing your game as well as some great ideas for where to go next.” -Jay Sebastian, Computer Scientist and Adjunct Lecturer in AI for Games and Simulation Roblox isn't just popular; it's incredibly popular, featuring more than 54 million active players per day. Any experience imaginable can be created on Roblox. Coding Roblox Games Made Easy, 2nd Edition, is a go-to guide for anyone at any age looking to get started with building a game on Roblox using Luau programming. In just about 300 pages, you’ll learn the basics of Luau programming, build two end-to-end games, add customizations to finally publish and monetize them. The bonus chapter ‘50 Cool Things to do in Roblox’ is a perfect end to your learning journey with information nuggets presented with examples to save your time when coding, animating, building avatars, using Robux and so much more. Join Zander, 19-year-old Roblox developer and programmer on this game-development journey and bring your ideas to life
Table of Contents (15 chapters)
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Section I: Introduction to Roblox Development
Section II: Programming in Roblox
Section III: The Logistics of Game Production
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Chapter 1

Q1. What is a common and interchangeable word for games used on Roblox?

A: Experience.

Q2. What is the name of the process through which developers exchange Robux for real-world currency?

A: Developer Exchange (DevEx).

Q3. What do developers sell for Robux in their games in order to earn money? Specifically, what are used for one-time purchases and what are used for multiple purchases?

A: Passes are used for one-time purchases and developer products are used for multiple.

Q4. How long may it take for developers to receive the proceeds of in-experience sales?

A: It can take three to seven days.

Q5. What is the name of the programming language used in Roblox development?

A: Luau.

Q6. What do programmers do on Roblox?

A: Programmers create the core of any game experience, making any functionality that doesn’t happen by default.

Q7. What do 3D modelers do on Roblox?

A: 3D modelers create the individual...