PacktPub Giveaway Winners!

     I have our winners from the PacktPub givewaway!

     In no particular order, the winners are:

  1. Charles J. Geringer, winning The Game Jam Survival Guide
  2. Jonathon Lewis, winning Game Data Analysis, Tools and Methods
  3. Jenny Allan, winning Mobile Game Design Essentials

      The winners will receive and email from PacktPub when the book has been put in their PacktPub account (if you do not have an account, PacktPub will help take care of that for you).

     Thanks for entering the giveaway everyone, and congratulations to the winners!

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PacktPub $5 Deals, Plus a Giveaway for FREE EBooks

     The title says it all! I have been informed by PacktPub that almost all their ebooks are going for $5 or less until January 6th. The main link for the campaign is HERE.

     This is where I got the jMonkeyEngine 3.0 CookBook from. PacktPub has a huge game development library, so if there are any books you want to pickup, now is the time!

     PacktPub has also told me that they are willing to sponsor up to 3 free ebooks ! Therefore, I'll be holding a giveway for the ebooks (consider it a late Christmas gift from us)! Send us an email at indiebynight at with

  • subject: "Giveaway"
  • body: your name (please don't be greedy and pull any silly tricks).

     I'll draw three names out of a hat (meaning a random draw, with no repeats) and announce the three lucky winners, as well as email them. The winners can then email me back telling me which book they want. I will then email them the free code to use on PacktPub to get the ebook. There has been

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