How to start game programming?

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    How to start game programming?

    I am learning C++ and want to expand my horizons. What's a good site that explains what I need and tutorials that are understandable and that cover anything. Give me any links.

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    First actully learn C++ don't brezze though it thinking you know it. Then after you are semi-familar with C++ try to make a basic console game.
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    www.gamedev.net

    or

    you can go to www.angelfire.com/exemplar and click on the links i have up to get an alphabetical list of some of the best sites to visit.

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    I can help you out if you need it. Starting with basic text games, then ascii, then actual GFX, prefferably with SDL, as allegro is a tiny bit annoying to setup.... lol

    Anyway, send me a PM or reply if you need any help!
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