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How complex can you make an iPhone game? - biggsy - Oct 13, 2009 12:05 PM
Am mulling over whether to hire a developer to create me a game for the iPhone/iPod.
Basically I want to create a racing game. It would have a user controlled bike racing against 2/3 computer controlled bikes. Ideally on multiple dirt tracks, each one harder than the other. Since I don't know anything about programming, I thought I'd better get some advice from others more in the know than me. Allowing me to find out what I have to work with before looking around for a developer & taking it to the next stage.
Is what I want to do possible at all? If not, what would I need to cut out/scale back from my initial idea in order to make it playable?
Many Thanks, James..
How complex can you make an iPhone game? - SethWillits - Oct 13, 2009 12:46 PM
Well, you didn't say anything about what it should like and how it should work, but generally: of course it's possible. If you want to make it look like the latest PS3 game, then no it's not possible.
Either way it's a lot of work for anyone, so I hope you're prepared to spend a lot of money, or spend a lot of time learning.
How complex can you make an iPhone game? - Frank C. - Oct 13, 2009 03:13 PM
biggsy Wrote:Is what I want to do possible at all?Yup: http://www.2xlgames.com/supercross/