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Posted 20 December 2012 - 10:28 AM
I'm a C# programmer and I want to be a game programmer. But I have some doubts about it.
1.how important is to know about concept art, character design, and all these others fields in game development?
2. I'm completely lost in what language i have to learn first...
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 10:47 AM
2) You start with the language you know: in this case, C#. It really really does not matter what language you begin with, as long as you stick with it for several good years - plan to stick with it for 3-5 years to really understand programming at a deep level.
Edited by Servant of the Lord, 20 December 2012 - 10:47 AM.
It's perfectly fine to abbreviate my username to 'Servant' rather than copy+pasting it all the time.
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Posted 20 December 2012 - 11:47 AM
The greatest pitfall of all indie-teams is the lack of good "management". Knowing how to manage teams virtually might give you another advantage
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Posted 21 December 2012 - 10:22 AM