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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: 1339

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: 1339

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 engin...
by luaz
Sun Sep 16, 2012 2:59 pm
Forum: Support and Development
Topic: Is this what I need?
Replies: 12
Views: 1339

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...