Hello everyone. I need a solution for a COMPLETELY FREE game development combo for 2D/3D games and i can't figure out what is best.
Does C/C++ (with MS Visual C++ Express) and Direct3D combo do the trick? Are there any licensing issues? Or can u write (and possibly SELL) games without any hassle with it?
Feel free to recommend any other languages (preferably Java/C/C++/C# but not neccessarily), libraries, IDEs and engines that do the trick. Thank you.
p.s. i'm on Windows7 and games must also run on Windows.
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You can use OpenGL, that's free. There are also many different free libraries and engines available. One such, which I like to use for 2D games (can also be used for 3D) is Allegro, That's a C/C++ programming game development library which handles bitmaps and such splendidly. Also, there was …
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