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by luaz
Sun Sep 16, 2012 5:34 pm
Forum: Support and Development
Topic: Is this what I need?
Replies: 12
Views: 1223

Re: Is this what I need?

Since I don't have 10 years of experience coding, for now I'm looking for pre-made code, as I'm afraid I can make a serious mistakes that I may not notice, or very inefficient code, etc.. Usually I can write code pretty well, but when I'm done and I look at the example, my code is either half of it ...
by luaz
Sun Sep 16, 2012 4:55 pm
Forum: Support and Development
Topic: Is this what I need?
Replies: 12
Views: 1223

Re: Is this what I need?

Love is what one could call a "library", not a game engine. That being said, i believe Love matches your requirements: uses Lua (a super simple and intuitive programming language), it's cross platform (windows, OSX, linux), handles 2D graphics, has an implementation of Box2D physics engine (but I w...
by luaz
Sun Sep 16, 2012 2:59 pm
Forum: Support and Development
Topic: Is this what I need?
Replies: 12
Views: 1223

Is this what I need?

I want to develop a game that visually and somewhat physically looks like Mario or Megaman, etc.. I have average knowledge of C++ and have created a few simple programs. I like the sophistication offered in the language. I've noticed that Box2D is used for physics, however what else 2D-side-scroller...