Where to start on Game development for Windows 8 Apps?
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Posted 02 November 2012 - 03:57 AM
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Posted 02 November 2012 - 04:12 AM
Look into those game dev libraries first.
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Posted 05 November 2012 - 11:08 PM
Starter kit - http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/Visual-Studio-3D-Starter-455a15f1
Sample Hanoi 3D game - http://hanoi3d.codeplex.com/
If you want more control (and don't want to rely on the starter kit), I'd recommend starting with the DirectX template that comes with Visual Studio 2012. There are also a plethora of talks on channel9.msdn.com from the //Build conference this year and last year that you can check out to learn more.
Edited by pnapieralski, 05 November 2012 - 11:12 PM.