r/gamedev

The most-mentioned books on r/gamedev.

The Art of Game Design
123 users
Game Engine Architecture
117 users
3D Math Primer for Graphics and Game Development
51 users
Mathematics for 3D Game Programming and Computer Graphics
38 users
Game Coding Complete
37 users
Programming Game AI by Example
37 users
The Animator's Survival Kit
30 users
Theory of Fun for Game Design
30 users
Clean Code
28 users
Effective C++
27 users
Real-Time Collision Detection
27 users
Real-Time Rendering
26 users
Design Patterns
25 users
Level Up! The Guide to Great Video Game Design
23 users
Game Feel
21 users
Game Programming Patterns
21 users
Rules of Play
20 users
C++ Primer
19 users
Essential Mathematics for Games and Interactive Applications
18 users
Masters of Doom
18 users
Introduction to 3D Game Programming with DirectX 11
18 users
Artificial Intelligence for Games
17 users
The Design of Everyday Things
16 users
Beginning C++ Through Game Programming
16 users
Designing Games
16 users
Game Design Workshop
15 users
Level Up!
15 users
Challenges for Game Designers
15 users
Game Physics Engine Development
14 users
Head First Design Patterns
14 users
3D Game Engine Design
13 users
The C++ Programming Language
13 users
OpenGL superbible
12 users
Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
12 users
The Pragmatic Programmer
11 users
Don't Make Me Think
11 users
Game Mechanics
11 users
OpenGL SuperBible
11 users
Code Complete
11 users
Beginning Android Games
11 users
C Programming Language
10 users
Multiplayer Game Programming
10 users
Game coding complete
10 users
Unity in Action
10 users
XNA 4.0 Game Development by Example
10 users
Racing the Beam
9 users
Tricks of the 3D Game Programming Gurus-Advanced 3D Graphics and Ra...
9 users
Foundations of Game Engine Development, Volume 1
9 users
Learning XNA 4.0
9 users
3D Game Engine Architecture
8 users
Programming
8 users
The C# Player's Guide
8 users
Texturing and Modeling
8 users
C++ For Game Programmers
8 users
Game Physics
7 users
Physically Based Rendering
7 users
Killer Game Programming in Java
7 users
Introduction To 3D Game Programming With Directx 9.0C
7 users
SFML Game Development
7 users
Introduction to 3D Game Programming with DirectX 12
7 users
The Mythical Man-Month
6 users
Introduction to Algorithms
6 users
OpenGL Shading Language
6 users
OpenGL Programming Guide
6 users
AI for Game Developers
6 users
Head First Java
6 users
Steal Like an Artist
6 users
Cracking the Coding Interview
6 users
Game Programming Gems
6 users
David Perry on Game Design
6 users
Behavioral Mathematics for Game AI
6 users
Foundation Actionscript 3.0 Animation
6 users
OpenGL 4.0 shading language cookbook
6 users
Understanding Comics
5 users
Blood, Sweat, and Pixels
5 users
Accelerated C++
5 users
Introduction to Game Design, Prototyping, and Development
5 users
JavaScript
5 users
Game Architecture and Design
5 users
The Illusion of Life
5 users
The New Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
5 users
Beginning Java SE 6 Game Programming
5 users
Head First C#
5 users
An Architectural Approach to Level Design
5 users
Effective Modern C++
5 users
Practical Rendering and Computation with Direct3D 11
5 users
The Ultimate Guide to Video Game Writing and Design
5 users
Massively Multiplayer Game Development 2
5 users
Unity 3.x Game Development Essentials
5 users
Refactoring
4 users
C++ Primer Plus
4 users
Fundamentals of Game Design
4 users
Programming Interviews Exposed
4 users
Fundamentals of Computer Graphics
4 users
Michael Abrash's Graphics Programming Black Book
4 users
The Game Maker's Apprentice
4 users
RPG programming using XNA game studio 3.0
4 users
Team Leadership in the Game Industry
4 users
Unity In Action
4 users
Programming in Lua
4 users