Quote:Original post by Fenryl ok, but what do you mean by "write a simple game" ? that i have to use an existing game engine (like Gamepy in python) ? oh, and why can't you just tell me what a game engine is? thx for your reply(s) -fenryl http://www.google.com/search?q=what+is+game+engine EDIT: Quote:Original post by www.google.com In computing, a game engine is the core software component of a video game. It typically handles rendering and other necessary technology, but might also handle additional tasks such as game AI, collision detection between game objects, etc. The most common element that a game engine provides is graphics rendering facilities (2D or 3D).