ALT: Creating a text-based RPG??
sealfin Wrote:BY the way, if you're using DirectX (which seems overkill for a text-role player...) you won't have the option porting it to other platforms; if you're going the C++ route, you might want to investigate SDL, which will allow you to develop for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, etc from the start - if you know C++, it has a very little learning curve, and a lot of 'plug-in' libraries for loading images, loading audio, fonts, etc.
Thanks for the tip on SDL images. I have been looking for a way to import textures from bmp files and texture map them to a openGL quad easily without learning objective-c, and or Quartz.
I'd give SilverCreator a try if it's just a simple text RPG.
Possibly Related Threads...
|Text based RPG in Python||pipposanta||7||8,540||
Feb 27, 2008 09:10 AM
Last Post: pipposanta
|I Need Help Creating A Text Based MMORPG (aka MUD)||GoldenLegacy||5||4,669||
Dec 10, 2007 01:57 PM
Last Post: AndyKorth
|How to upload scripts for text based game?||Gdollaz87||5||4,055||
Aug 1, 2007 10:31 PM
Last Post: Gdollaz87
|Text based RPG||Smush||25||10,538||
Mar 8, 2007 09:33 AM
Last Post: Smush
|Java/C++ Sever-side RPG Text Based..||darkdescendent||1||2,441||
Oct 27, 2006 07:47 AM
Last Post: BeyondCloister