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    im new to game programming and was wondering if any1 has any ideas of small games i can make or a game creation tutorial i can find in java. ive taken courses on java and have been practicing it for a while but i have no experience in game devolopment and want to know were to start
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    Originally Posted by Boe soldier
    im new to game programming and was wondering if any1 has any ideas of small games i can make or a game creation tutorial i can find in java. ive taken courses on java and have been practicing it for a while but i have no experience in game devolopment and want to know were to start
    Good games to make are clones of old arcade classics: Pong, Tetris, Pacman, etc.

    http://www.gamedev.net/ is a good resource for game centered programming. Your first new thing to learn will most likely be graphics.
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    Originally Posted by Boe soldier
    im new to game programming and was wondering if any1 has any ideas of small games i can make or a game creation tutorial i can find in java. ive taken courses on java and have been practicing it for a while but i have no experience in game devolopment and want to know were to start
    Hi,

    heres a couple of Java game tutorials to get you started:
    Tutorial 1
    Tutorial 2
    Tutorial 3

    You may also be interested in this book (theres loads out there so search Amazon if you want a comprehensive list).
    Practical Java Game Programming

    Hope this helps.
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    • swattkidd agrees : Nice list, those helped me also =D
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