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Hi.....i am new member here...anyway,i just wanna know what is the best program to start with.....for your information..i have done C for a long time.....now i wanna do something with the game....i have done graphics program on C......now can you guys tell me what is the best programming language for games.....is it opengl or what....!!! dafi! dafil!!!!

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C is the programming language.
OpenGL is an application programming interface(API).

I would suggest to learn C++ a bit(yes, you can get on without
it, but there''s no harm in learning it).

Then, I''d learn DirectX(someone''s gonna yell at me for that).
If you''re gonna do 3d, then you can choose between D3d and
OpenGL. There are a billion threads on that topic.
Learn to use the search button. ^_^

Welcome to the community.

-Hyatus
"da da da"

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First off, OpenGL is not a language, it''s just a graphics library. You can use it in C to great effect (like id software have).

If you want to start games programming, start with something simple like Pong or Space Invaders, using DirectDraw or SDL.

Oh, and any terms you''re unfamiliar with, use Google before asking!

- Pete

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I agree. Learn C well, learn at least the basics of Win32, and above all (and this is not aimed at you personally) ...

READ THE FRICKEN MANUALS!
USE WWW.GOOGLE.COM!
USE MSDN!
LOOK AT TUTORIALS! (many of which are hosted right here on gamedev)
AND DON''T COPY AND PASTE - LEARN EXACTLY WHAT EACH FUNCTION DOES!

This has been a public service announcement. Thankyou.

- Pete

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