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PlayStation Mobile Development Cookbook

By : Michael Fleischauer
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PlayStation Mobile Development Cookbook

By: Michael Fleischauer

Overview of this book

With the PlayStation®Mobile SDK you can create stunning games for the PlayStation®Vita and PlayStation™Certified devices (PS Certified devices). It includes everything you need to get started, including an IDE for developing your code and even an emulator to test your creations. "PlayStation®Mobile Development Cookbook"| is an exciting and practical collection of recipes that help you make the most of this exciting new platform. It provides you with everything you need to create complete 2D or 3D games and applications that fully unlock the potential of the SDK. After quickly covering the basics, you'll learn how to utilize input sources like touch, gamepads, and motion controls, and then move on to more advanced content like creating and animating 2D graphics, networking, playing sound effects and music, adding physics, and then finally jumping into the world of 3D.
Table of Contents (17 chapters)
PlayStationMobile Development Cookbook
About the Author
About the Reviewers
Publishing Your Application

Playing background music

In this recipe we are going to illustrate how to add background music to your game.

Getting ready

Load up PlayStation Mobile Studio and create a new project. Add a reference to Sce.PlayStation.GameEngine2D. This example also requires a pair of MP3 files; I used two public domain classical music scores. The complete source for this example can be found in Ch4_Example6.

How to do it...

  1. Add the two MP3 files to your project; set their Build Action to Content.

  2. Open AppMain.cs and replace the existing code with the following code:

    using System;
    using System.Collections.Generic;
    using Sce.PlayStation.Core;
    using Sce.PlayStation.Core.Environment;
    using Sce.PlayStation.Core.Graphics;
    using Sce.PlayStation.Core.Input;
    using Sce.PlayStation.Core.Audio;
    using Sce.PlayStation.HighLevel.GameEngine2D;
    namespace Ch4_Example6
      public class AppMain{
        private static Dictionary<string,Bgm> _songs;
        private static BgmPlayer _bgmPlayer;
        private static void PlaySong...