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  Topic: Starting a small gamedev studio...
VertexNormal

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PostForum: Game Development   Posted: Tue Aug 24, 2004 10:58 pm   Subject: Starting a small gamedev studio...


Freeware: We DID seriously consider making a freeware/open source game to garner attention.


Nah. You don't want to associate yourself with the shlock that gets released for free. Your prod ...
  Topic: GUI libraries
VertexNormal

Replies: 42
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PostForum: Game Development   Posted: Mon Aug 23, 2004 7:55 pm   Subject: GUI libraries
That sort of thing bores me, too. Which is why I am blithely sitting back and waiting for somebody else to actually come up with a good GUI library I can use, and why I will probably still be blithely ...
  Topic: GUI libraries
VertexNormal

Replies: 42
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PostForum: Game Development   Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2004 5:36 pm   Subject: GUI libraries

It's amazing how subtle little things can have such a major psychological impact. I remember now what one of the small items was. On Windows if you hit Alt-F the File dialog opens on key DOWN. On FO ...
  Topic: GUI libraries
VertexNormal

Replies: 42
Views: 21014

PostForum: Game Development   Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2004 12:34 am   Subject: GUI libraries
I used FOX for a while, but I have at least two major quibbles with it.

1. It's not skinnable. He didn't separate out behaviour from rendering, which to me is important.


That is a point agai ...
  Topic: FreeType
VertexNormal

Replies: 8
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PostForum: Game Development   Posted: Mon Aug 16, 2004 12:19 am   Subject: FreeType
I've actually got my classes abstracted enough that I can use either SDL or GLFW with a simple compile-time option. But there are things about GLFW I like. It's lightweight when statically linked, so ...
  Topic: GUI libraries
VertexNormal

Replies: 42
Views: 21014

PostForum: Game Development   Posted: Sun Aug 15, 2004 11:40 pm   Subject: GUI libraries
For my cross-platform GUI stuff I use [url=http://fox-toolkit.org]FOX. It doesn't suck as bad as most ([url=http://fltk.org]FLTK--ugh) and it doesn't have the hellish dependencies that wxWindows has o ...
  Topic: FreeType
VertexNormal

Replies: 8
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PostForum: Game Development   Posted: Sun Aug 15, 2004 11:36 pm   Subject: FreeType
That's funny. Lately I've started looking around for a library to use for handling virtual file systems and game data archives, and that PhysicsFS looks pretty much like what I'm looking for. I'll hav ...
  Topic: FreeType
VertexNormal

Replies: 8
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PostForum: Game Development   Posted: Sun Aug 15, 2004 10:44 pm   Subject: FreeType
Yeah, FreeType's a good one. I wish _all_ open source libraries were of that quality, but unfortunately...
  Topic: Golem
VertexNormal

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PostForum: Game Development   Posted: Wed Aug 11, 2004 10:20 pm   Subject: Golem
Hi guys. Brian emailed me and made me aware of these forums, so I figured I'd go ahead and register. Just thought I'd say I'm glad you like what I'm doing with Golem. It's pretty encouraging to be not ...
 
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