Intro to GameplayKit: Let’s Play by the Rules

Jimmy Ti, Queensland University of TechnologyPart of DW15

GameplayKit is a new framework introduced in iOS 9 and El Capitan for building games. It includes many tools to help with the various aspects of game development, such as AI, pathfinding, agent-based simulation, and rule systems. This session introduces GameplayKit and moves on to show how to adopt GameplayKit for games and why it is the greatest thing since 1-Up mushrooms.

Jimmy Ti Jimmy is a Ph.D student at QUT. His research investigates the impact of mobile social network towards experience in public urban environments such as public transport. Jimmy, Zac Fitz-Walter and Tony Wang founded Eat More Pixels­ – a mobile app company that aims to create useful, beautiful and playful apps that improve our lives in creative and fun ways.