Games Programming Links

May 2016 Note

As part of the process of updating this site I have removed a lot of the dead links from below. I will update them with newer and more relevant ones soon,

Games Programming Sites

  • GameDev -  game development news, articles and a busy forum
  • Riemer’s - DirectX tutorials for C# with XNA and C++
  • AIWisdom - site for games AI

General Programming


Free 3D Models and Editors

Obtaining free models for your games is not that easy, most sites seem to be just trying to sell nowadays. However I have found the following sites with free models:

  • TurboSquid - has quite a large collection of free 3D models
  • Klickers - common 3D objects and some textures
  • FAWS - a number of common 3D objects

Editors / Tools:

Amazon keyword book searches

Search for DirectX related books at Amazon:
Search for Games Programming related books at Amazon:

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