How to Make Mobile Game Apps
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Creating iphone games with zero experience and no programming knowledge is not impossible. I am proof that it can be done. When I thought of creating mobile game apps in March of 2011, the first thing I did was research online. I searched terms like “creating iPhone apps” and “how to make mobile games.” I read and read and found that information was either too vague or too complex. Those that didn’t want to share gave you very general information that was not helpful and those that did provide information provided it in a very technical way! Who wants to read a 300 page book on programming if you don’t already enjoy that sort of thing?

However, if you do research, you will learn. It is not easy at the start and you might be easily discouraged but the answers are there if you are willing to put in the time. I first started by creating a list on Google Google Drive and started saving links to useful websites. Websites with advice on making mobile games, websites that had free resources, websites that offered cheap services, websites that offered do's and don’ts of this industry. At some point, I had gathered so much data that I started to categorize the websites I found (for example, websites that chronicled their app failures and websites for apps that I constantly found at the top of the charts). I read, I gathered and when a question came up, I did more research. At the end of this process, I found that I had enough general knowledge about how to get started that I took the plunge (I had developed the nerve and the confidence to start). Although I did not have answers on what to do after completing certain milestones, I figured that the hardest part is starting. And with the internet readily at your fingertips, you can get the answer if you really look. In addition, you will not be alone. Remember that at some point, you will be working with a designer and a programmer that will likely be useful and knowledgeable and answer many of your questions.

Passion, drive and determination is important. You cannot do this if you don’t have these qualities. You also cannot do this if you want the easy route; it takes time to learn. The good news is you do not need to be a tech geek. Know that many things will happen that will make you think of giving up. You will spend sleepless nights and sometimes you will feel hopeless. But you gotta keep going; you gotta keep fighting. If you have a dream, then you owe it to yourself to try. I always told myself that I would rather fail trying, then never having tried at all. And if I can do it, I promise you, you can too.

How to Make Mobile Game Apps