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Sdl2 game developement

While SDL2 " is written in C, works natively with C++, and there are bindings available for several other languages, including C# and Python." - https://www.libsdl.org/index.php This thread is mainly, for creating C++ games using SDL2

6/29/2017 10:27:41 PM

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Github extension is also under Tools | Extensions and Updates in Visual Studio 2017 or via the install file

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*LazyFoo also has SDL2 Tutorial: http://lazyfoo.net/tutorials/SDL/index.php

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Wow these are so useful but I suck at C+-

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Finite State Machine helps but is not "required" http://www.drdobbs.com/cpp/state-machine-design-in-c/184401236

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Optional: - A GitHub account https://github.com/ - Visual Studio 2015 or newer GitHub plugin https://visualstudio.github.com/

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@Jay How did you get the GitHub extension for VS? edit never mind I found it.

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An IDE https://www.sololearn.com/discuss/410578/?ref=app

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A Tutorial for SDL2 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHM_A02NtaaVey-4Ezh7p6bbOsv-DKA-0 for SDL1 http://lazyfoo.net/tutorials/SDL/01_hello_SDL/index.php

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To start you need... Simple Direct Layer (SDL) -SDL2 devel http://www.libsdl.org/download-2.0.php -SDL2_MIXER devel http://www.libsdl.org/projects/SDL_mixer/ and -SDL2_IMAGE devel http://www.libsdl.org/projects/SDL_image/

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An SDL2 wrapper I created : https://github.com/Klevh/SANDAL2 It has doxygen documentation and a read me, but I am not sure it is what you wanted ^^

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The Pyhton flavour for sdl2 https://www.sololearn.com/discuss/1211091/?ref=app

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Itch.io post your games and download others! https://itch.io/games/free

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@S Vengat I need to practice too. It is fine. There is plenty of time to improve.

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The current SDL forum site for - questions - tips and more https://discourse.libsdl.org