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Game programming in Python

I'm looking for any books or on-line resources on game programming using
Python. Does anyone have any advice?
--
Computer says, 'no'
Jul 18 '05 #1
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Baza wrote:
I'm looking for any books or on-line resources on game programming using
Python. Does anyone have any advice?


See http://pygame.org/
There is also a book called "Game Programming with Python".
Jul 18 '05 #2

"Baza" <ba**@themauvezone.fsnet.co.uk> wrote in message
news:BE09CC52.2E5B%ba**@themauvezone.fsnet.co.uk.. .
I'm looking for any books or on-line resources on game programming using
Python. Does anyone have any advice?


Google "Python game programming"

Jul 18 '05 #3
Baza wrote:
I'm looking for any books or on-line resources on game programming using
Python. Does anyone have any advice?
--
Computer says, 'no'


www.panda3d.com, www.pygame.org, www.blender3d.com ...
Jul 18 '05 #4
Lucas Raab wrote:
Baza wrote:
I'm looking for any books or on-line resources on game programming using
Python. Does anyone have any advice?
-- Computer says, 'no'


www.panda3d.com, www.pygame.org, www.blender3d.com ...


http://www.vrplumber.com/py3d.py?category=game

HTH,
Mike

________________________________________________
Mike C. Fletcher
Designer, VR Plumber, Coder
http://www.vrplumber.com
http://blog.vrplumber.com

Jul 18 '05 #5
Mike C. Fletcher wrote:
Lucas Raab wrote:
Baza wrote:
I'm looking for any books or on-line resources on game programming using
Python. Does anyone have any advice?
-- Computer says, 'no'


www.panda3d.com, www.pygame.org, www.blender3d.com ...

http://www.vrplumber.com/py3d.py?category=game

HTH,
Mike

________________________________________________
Mike C. Fletcher
Designer, VR Plumber, Coder
http://www.vrplumber.com
http://blog.vrplumber.com


My apologies. :)
Jul 18 '05 #6
Hi Baza,

On Tue, 11 Jan 2005 18:32:50 +0000, Baza <ba**@themauvezone.fsnet.co.uk> wrote:
I'm looking for any books or on-line resources on game programming using
Python. Does anyone have any advice?


You're probably beyond this book, however, for other newbies like moi
checking this thread in future, I started with:

"Python Programming for the absolute beginner"
By Michael Dawson
(Premier Press- www.premierpressbooks.com. ISBN: 1-59200-073-8)

It's a great read and easy to follow, but more importantly in this
instance, one learns Python by creating games (and then you can put
this knowledge to use elsewhere). It comes with a CD that has Python
2.2.3, Pygame 1.5.6 and Livewires 2.0, the source code for the
projects in the book, & useful links (as well as The Gimp for Windows
and a demo version of the Cool Edit Pro multitrack recording studio).
HTH.

L8r,

Will

# Living & loving in Aotearoa, New Zealand. Kia ora Kiwis!
Jul 18 '05 #7
> I'm looking for any books or on-line resources on game programming
using Python. Does anyone have any advice?


Hi Baza,

If I you are as I assume, a programmer just starting out with game
programming, the best suggestion I can give is head over to
pygame.org, and after downloading and installing the library (also
install PyOpenGL if you can), go through the tutorials listed at
http://www.pygame.org/docs/ .

You will also find the pygame mailing list very helpfu, and, if you
are so inclined, the IRC #pygame channel on freenode.net

Sw.
Jul 18 '05 #8
Baza wrote:
I'm looking for any books or on-line resources on game programming using
Python. Does anyone have any advice?
--
Computer says, 'no'

Like the end quote :

eh, eh, eeehhhhhh!!

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Jul 18 '05 #9
On Wed, 12 Jan 2005 09:49:50 +0800, Simon Wittber wrote:
I'm looking for any books or on-line resources on game programming
using Python. Does anyone have any advice?


Hi Baza,

If I you are as I assume, a programmer just starting out with game
programming, the best suggestion I can give is head over to
pygame.org, and after downloading and installing the library (also
install PyOpenGL if you can), go through the tutorials listed at
http://www.pygame.org/docs/ .

You will also find the pygame mailing list very helpfu, and, if you
are so inclined, the IRC #pygame channel on freenode.net

Sw.


Thanks for these. I'm sorted now. pygame looks very interesting.

Baz

Jul 18 '05 #10

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