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Jeffy

Member Since 05 Apr 2013
Offline Last Active Apr 08 2013 07:54 AM

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Looking to get into sprite-based 2D game programming

05 April 2013 - 01:34 PM

Hi,

 

Would consider myself an intermediate C++ programmer and I would like to learn some game programming but I do not really know where to start looking. From what I gathered, either OpenGL or Direct X is supposed to be the starting point for 3d programming. That or making use of an engine like Ogre.

 

But what about 2d games? This following example appears to be 100% 2D:

 

http://www.ifightbears.co.uk/

 

 

Where can I find a good starting point for learning about entirely sprite-based 2D games?

 

-Jeffy

 

 

 

 


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