Lots of goodness at GDC last week.  Here’s a couple high level links to get you going…. 

Remember, if you’re got writing #windowsphone apps, you can get $100 per via Keep the Cash - http://dfwiki.devfish.net/dotneterati.Contests.ashx?HL=contests

Also, sign up for http://www.dvlup.com and get some NOKIA incentives too! Microsoft employees are eligible so use your phone dev skils to get some points and goodies.

Mailing list for FLORIDA ONLY Windows Phone Devs is at http://fla-wimo-dev.groups.live.com .  If it won’t let you request membership, email me and I’ll wire you up.

WP Dev Blog Announcements - http://blogs.windows.com/windows_phone/b/wpdev/archive/2013/03/27/new-middleware-makes-porting-games-to-windows-phone-easy.aspx

Cocos2d Updated - http://www.cocos2d-x.org/projects/cocos2d-x/news

Unity

Marmalade

Havok - showing off new graphics engine - go live license coming soon - http://www.havok.com/solutions/mobile-game-developers

New Games for WP - http://blogs.windows.com/windows_phone/b/windowsphone/archive/2013/03/27/a-raft-of-games-arrive-for-windows-phone-8-including-chaos-rings-and-gravity-guy-2-a-platform-exclusive.aspx

PowerA

  • MOGA controller
  • Bluetooth
  • Phone hooks into top of controller
  • Coming soon with Windows Phone SDK - http://www.mogaanywhere.com/
  • I hit them on twitter for an ETA but we’ll see.

Useful link of the day - Windows phone dev center customer support -  http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=256412