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Released: 2002-01-22

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DarkBASIC 3D Games Creator [Old Version] by Enteractive

Software Details

Brand: EnteractiveMedia: CD-ROMHardware Platform: PCOperating System: Windows Me
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DarkBASIC lets you create your own games demos and slide shows using the easy to understand BASIC programming language. Even people who have never coded before can generate results in minutes using the in-depth tutorials. By harnessing the power of Microsoft's Direct X™ game engine pc users can make 3D objects come to life with just a few simple commands. DarkBASIC lets the user easily create a wide variety of games including sports racing RPG adventure simulation hand combat and shoot 'em up. All games created are license and royalty free.System Requirements:IBM PC or 100% compatible computer Intel Pentium II 300 or higher processor Windows 95/98/Me/2000/XP 64 MB RAM 450 MB hard disk space CD-ROM drive (4X or higher) Direct 3D compatible graphics card (with 8MB or above) Direct X compatible sound card Keyboard Direct X 7.0aFormat: WIN 9598ME2000XP Genre: PRODUCTIVITY Rating:  UPC: 708828199998 Manufacturer No: 19999


Windows NT, Windows 98, Windows 2000, Windows Me, Windows 95

Product Features

  • Learn how the DirectX tools available in this easy programming language can make 3D objects come to life immediately!
  • Create full-display screen with full MP2 and MP3 support by using the power of DirectX and Direct3D
  • The simple, uncluttered workspace is user-friendly and features an integrated help system
  • Extensive examples and tutorials will have you programming your own games in minutes!

Editorial Review

DarkBASIC is a programming language that allows users to write games with the speed and power of DirectX and Direct3D. It provides beginners with an easy opportunity to learn how to program. The interface is designed to get you going immediately. Imagine your very first program running in less than five minutes.

The DarkBASIC interface is engineered to provide a simple and uncluttered workspace. All the options available to you are visible and are accessed with a single click. The help system uses familiar HTML layout for easy navigation and contains extensive examples and tutorials. Through DarkBASIC command sets, you tap into the DirectX architecture as though you where coding it yourself. DarkBASIC programs are compiled into optimized scripts.

Other features include: full-screen display modes, automated double buffering, AVI animation and MIDI music control, 3-D sound effects, and MP3 and MP2 support. Extensive examples and tutorials are provided to help get you programming quickly.

More Details

Publisher: Enteractive Inc.Category: ProgrammingBinding: CD-ROM

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