Microsoft Meltdown 2005 Attendees to Receive Free Copy of “The Complete HLSL Reference”

REDMOND, WA (PRWEB) July 15, 2005 - Paradoxal Press is proud to announce that is has partnered with the Microsoft Corporation to offer a free copy of “The Complete HLSL Reference” (ISBN 0-9766132-0-4) to all attendees of the upcoming Meltdown 2005 event. Meltdown 2005 is calling all Superheroes of Game Development! All developers, artists, testers, producers and anyone else with a stake in the game business will gather in Seattle on July 26 and 27 as Microsoft DirectX celebrates 10 years of incredible graphics and gaming technologies at Meltdown 2005

“The Complete HLSL Reference” (ISBN 0-9766132-0-4) is a small format (3”x6”) spiral bound booklet intended to be a complete quick reference for assembly and HLSL shader developers. The reference includes a complete overview of all vertex and pixel shader assembly instructions, up to shader model 3.0, complete with parameter description and performance considerations. In addition, “The Complete HLSL Reference” also includes a complete overview of all the HLSL intrinsic functions complete with a description of their functionality, parameter information and performance considerations.

“The Complete HLSL Reference” (ISBN 0-9766132-0-4) is a 24-page spiral-bound booklet with a suggested retail price of $7.99 USD and can be purchased online only at

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