This is an extremely thorough text and covers a wide variety of topics in a fairly detailed manner. The book is sort of a survey or "toolkit" of game and graphics engine techniques. it is unlikely that in writing a single game you will use everything in this book - but having the exposure to the numerous topics he dicsusses is good.
As others have noted, he's "heavy on the math." For me, this is a good thing, since I intend to use the book as a reference, not as a primer. While he is "heavy on the math" he is "light on the diagrams," really the only negative about this book at all.
I found the coverage of intersection and collision… Read more