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Can anyone tell me where I can find a source code of game(a real game not a tutorial or sample).I want to learn to build a game.Thank you very much.
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by:Batalf
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There are some links at this site.

http://members.tripod.com/jcarbrey/cpp_programming_sourcecode/

You could also make a search at altavista.

search for :

c++&game&source&code

Regards
Batalf
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This site seems to be good too :

http://www.ziron.com/links/srccode.htm

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Hmm, when the redirector starts working again :(
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by:David MacDonald
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this siteis not bat either:

gameprog.com
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It's surprising to me that no other Experts have pointed out that the very popular game, Quake, has made a source-code release.

There are many different places you can go to join groups working on the source code.  One is http://quake.sourceforge.net/ .  Search the web for "Open source" and Quake and you'll find them all!

I'm not sure if you should learn from this kind of thing, though. You asked for a "real game", and I can't imagine anything more "real" than a multi-platinum best seller. But learning from a poorly commented source code base is not such a great idea. You'll see the results, sure; but you'll have no idea why the developers cut all the corners that they did--or have any inkling of when it's appropriate to do so in your own programming.

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by:Lab_Rat
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Exactly, at least with my source you can ask the programmer about any questions you have... :)
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I'm looking for a game in first  or third person  in 3D like quake ,doom , hexen or other game in 3D but I needs a source that use DirectX.
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Ouch!
Maybe mikeblas knows?
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I don't know of any such codebases available to the public.

By the way, if DirectX was a requirement, why didn't you mention that in your original question?

..B ekiM
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That's a good ---> . <---
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