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I am looking for a good beginner site to learn how to program my very first game with DirectX, and I was wondering if you guys have any lists of very beginner sites that I could try.
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Best sites for this purpose are:
www.gamedev.net
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www.flipcode.net

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If you only want to be specific to directx then Look at:

http://www.flipcode.com/tutorials/tut_dx82d.shtml

or have a look for complete guide:

http://www.geocities.com/~budallen/directx.html
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Remember , you will have to know the basic geometry for learning game programming, so a good link is:

http://www.flipcode.com/geometry/
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Do you specifically require DirectX?
Or could you use an engine based on DirectX?

If you're just interested in creating a 3d game easily and not interested about using the DirectX api directly then try Blitz3d
www.blitzbasic.com

It's a really simple and quick way to make a 3d game. The performance is good too. It uses directX underneath.
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