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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

Creating downloadable content (DLC) for your application

The PlayStation Store supports adding downloadable content for your application. This recipe examines how you use PublishingUtility to create DLC items for use with your app.

Getting ready

Like the prior recipe, this one assumes you have an existing PSM project to work with.

How to do it...

To create DLC for your application perform the following steps:

  1. Open PublishingUtility; a shortcut should be available in the PlayStation Mobile folder of your Start Menu.

  2. Open the app.xml file of the application, you want to add downloadable content to.

  3. Once open, select the In-App Purchase tab. To add a new item, enter a six-digit alpha-numeric code in the Product Label field. Check each language your DLC is going to be available in and click on the Add Product button.

  4. An entry will appear for each item you have added, with one line displayed per language specified. In the right-hand side field enter the localized description of the item. If the item...