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3D game development - socialrender - Jul 30, 2012 02:27 AM

Hello every one, I need your suggestion on 3D game development, I am an ios application developer, have worked on Cocos2d game engine. I want to further dig in to game development field. Shall I start to learn openGL or some game engine?

RE: 3D game development - Blacktiger - Aug 6, 2012 07:19 AM

I would say, based on the fact that you have used cocos2d before, that you should look into a game engine. I seem to remember seeing a cocos3d project before which might make sense. I don't have any experience with 3d game engines on iOS though.

RE: 3D game development - JustinFic - Aug 6, 2012 08:31 PM

I personally have way more fun working with OpenGL directly. But if you're looking for a 3D engine that will get you up and running quickly, Unity is what all the cool kids are using.

RE: 3D game development - jaydenharris98 - Aug 28, 2012 12:06 AM

yes definitely you can start to learn openGL because OpenGL is that the most widely adopted 2d and 3D graphics API within the trade, bringing scores of applications to a large kind of pc platforms.

RE: 3D game development - NikG - Jan 2, 2013 12:50 AM

You can also turn to

Knowing OpenGL is always a great assett. Smile