This is a discussion on Coding languages for video games? within the Game Programming forums, part of the General Programming Boards category; Originally Posted by g4j31a5 IMHO, a little bit of assembly is needed. At least for performance optimization. Also a scripting ...
Lua is a good second language to learn if you're into video games, since it's very popular as a scripting language for games (e.g. Blizzard games use it).
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