DirectX is the start of the game programming?,
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Posted 06 August 2001 - 02:31 PM
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Posted 06 August 2001 - 03:29 PM
Does DX has all methods for game programming?
Umm, if I understand what you''re asking: no, it does not. DirectX helps you out with graphics, sound, input, and other such things, but it in no way does everything you''ll need to write a game. You''ll still have to handle file loading, scripting, physics, various data structures, et cetera.
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Posted 10 August 2001 - 02:47 AM
You dont actually need to know Visual Studio. That is just a compiler. However, it probably is the best compiler out there for directx programming. You could use borland or a lesser known compiler, however, if you need to