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Offline Last Active Aug 20 2013 04:15 PM

#4995036 Just starting out...python a good choice?

Posted by smorgasbord on 29 October 2012 - 06:55 AM

I think you can use HTML5/Javascript to make games and not only static web-pages. The HTML5 spec has a canvas object to draw on, as I understand it (which, coupled with javascript, will let you make a game loop update/draw cycle).

Should you go with Python and Pygame, the pygame home page has a nice step-by-step tutorials series. I use Python + Pygame as it lets me focus more on the game design / design patterns / getting a basic grip on everything etc more than a graphics library API.

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