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I have only a couple of minor cavils about the book.
They round out the book with a few advanced ActionScript topics such as events, sending and loading data, E4X and regular expressions.
If you are familiar with Object Oriented programming, this book will show you how to implement design patterns in Actionscript 3.
If you're learning to program games, don't get this book. It will only confuse you. However, if you are learning how design patterns work, this book could be pretty useful. Read morePublished 22 months ago by J. Maines
you can't get the sample code for this book; just try it. get ready to type everything in. also, there are numerous mistakes, and no errata page. Read morePublished on March 24, 2012 by Laser Angel
"You can find additional information and updates at the official Web site for this book:" - INVALID URL !!! Read morePublished on December 9, 2011 by George
ActionScript does not really support most of the design patterns in this book. That's not the fault of the authors, just the nature of ActionScript. Read morePublished on May 26, 2011 by Mark on Amazon
This book is very easy to read and understand. I was able to read it in my spare time in a week. The authors do a great job of taking design pattern concepts, no matter how... Read morePublished on March 7, 2009 by M. Mickelson
One of the best out there on ActionScript. You do need to know the basics and have worked with Flash/AS for quite some time though, before picking up this esteemed novel. Read morePublished on February 25, 2009 by Edward L. Davies
Es un muy buen libro, pero si necesitas tener conocimientos basicos de AS3, asi como de POO, ya que el libro va dirigo a gente ya con algo de experiencia programando, porque el... Read morePublished on January 15, 2009 by Roberto A. Ortiz Hernandez
I am not a programmer. I simply wanted to learn more about OOP using actionscript 3. I thought that with these principles, I can apply it to any project whether it be a little... Read morePublished on December 19, 2008 by Scott L. Petrovic
A great book for understanding advanced OO concepts. My only complaint is that it deals only with AS. Read morePublished on December 10, 2008 by T. Saffell