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The Complete Guide to Collision Detection

blue car wireframeAlmost every game, from space invaders to Halo, uses some form of collision detection to allow objects to hit, bounce, slide and move against each other. Collision detection is a vital part of any game development project, and there are as many ways to detect a collision as there are styles of games.

This guide provides a number of examples of collision detection in 2D and 3D games using engines such as Flixel, Ogre, PushButton, Irrlicht, FlashPunk and more. Find information for game developers and players from beginning to advanced.

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