XNA Game Studio Express
XNA Game Studio Express is based on Visual C# Express Edition and allows you to create games for both Windows PC’s and the Xbox 360. XNA Game Studio Express contains the following:
- The XNA Framework, a set of managed code development libraries that make it possible for game developers to be more productive when creating games for Windows and the Xbox 360.
- The XNA Framework Content Pipeline, which is a set of tools that allow developers to more easily incorporate 3D content into their games.
- XNA Game Studio Express also contains a full set of documentation, how-tos, and starter kits that demonstrate how best to use the content pipeline and XNA Framework.