The XNA Game Studio Team's own Shawn Hargreaves and Charles Cox were in the studio recently to talk with Channel 9 about all things Indie games. In this thirty-minute interview, Shawn and Charles chat about the XNA Creators Club Online and the newest version of XNA Game Studio, then take questions of all kinds from the Channel 9 community.

View the video and join the discussion at Channel 9.

Topics Covered:

  • Game Development for Windows Phone 7
  • XNA Game Studio and Silverlight – Games and Apps
  • GPU Acceleration
  • The History of XNA Game Studio
  • .NET Garbage Collection Tips for XNA Game Studio
  • Managed Code Performance Tips
  • DirectX 11 or XNA Game Studio – Making the Choice
  • Introducing Reach and HiDef Graphics Profiles
  • Visual Basic in XNA Game Studio
  • XAML and Event-Driven Programming in XNA Game Studio