Solved

Tutorials for first game.

Posted on 2004-04-27
2
4,967 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-04
I'm just getting into gamedev and I was wondering if anyone knows of a Game tutorial that walks you though a simple game (Say MineSweeper, Tetris, etc.)
I'm only interested in games that are developed in VB.NET or C#.NET.

Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:UberDeveloper
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 67

Assisted Solution

by:sirbounty
sirbounty earned 250 total points
ID: 10934721
Smack the Santa okay? http://archive.devx.com/dotnet/articles/jw121701/jw121701-1.asp :D
Or, here's one of those sliding tile games: http://www.codeproject.com/vb/net/tile.asp

Have fun!
0
 
LVL 11

Accepted Solution

by:
bcladd earned 250 total points
ID: 10938186
Other articles on C# game development:

http://www.c-sharpcorner.com/Code/2002/April/SpaceBreakOutMJ.asp - Breakout clone. Good architecture overview and good focus on using DirectX in C# (may be advanced for you at the moment but there is a lot to learn from here).
http://www.developerfusion.com/show/4387/ - A tutorial/article on using Managed DirectX

A mass of links:
http://www.acm.uiuc.edu/gamebuilders/services/links.html - The Association of Computing Machinery's GameBuilders Special Interest Group's collection of links ot source, design resources, scholarly resources, etc. This is an amazing collection of resources.

-bcl
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Site Down Detector

Helpful to verify reports of your own downtime, or to double check a downed website you are trying to access.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Article by: ErwindeVries
Released on the 7th of September this real time strategy game sets a new bar for any real time strategy game. R.U.S.E. is a game made by Eugen Systems and published by Ubisoft and released for the PC, Playstation 3 and the Xbox 360. The setting o…
Author Cited: Konstantinos Dimopoulos URL Cited From: Article from Indie Games: http://indiegames.com/2012/07/browser_game_pick_the_grid.html The Grid (http://codeelf.com/games/grid/) is the sort of game I haven't played in over 10 years. It is …
If you're a developer or IT admin, you’re probably tasked with managing multiple websites, servers, applications, and levels of security on a daily basis. While this can be extremely time consuming, it can also be frustrating when systems aren't wor…
There's a multitude of different network monitoring solutions out there, and you're probably wondering what makes NetCrunch so special. It's completely agentless, but does let you create an agent, if you desire. It offers powerful scalability …

734 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question