Thread: beginning game programming

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    beginning game programming

    hello there everyone. I'm just barely starting to learn how to program and was curious if there were any suggestions someone to give me to maybe start learning how to build basic game programs

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    Software Developer jverkoey's Avatar
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    start with the basics, this site is home to some excellent C++ tutorials for beginners, you can also check out the FAQ for any questions you might have, other than that, welcome to the boards!

    if you want to learn some basic game programming tips, there's a lot of good sites out there, I'm not sure how much you already know, so some of these might be a bit difficult, but they're always good to bookmark:

    Last edited by jverkoey; 03-02-2004 at 06:27 PM.

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    Registered User Mokkan's Avatar
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    A nice library to learn is allegro! It teaches all the basics of game programming, and it has good functionality . <-- dev site <-- resource site

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