Designing your own 3-D games for free can present a fun challenge.
The ability to design a 3-D game is something many avid gamers dream about. Most game development software is very expensive and the learning curve is steep. DarkBASIC is a free 3-D game development application that allows users to create their own 3-D games with limited experience. The software combines a point-and-click approach, along with use of the BASIC programming language.
1. Familiarize yourself with the BASIC programming language. A simple Google search yields tutorials on code in BASIC. Having a good grasp of this language will allow to make the most of the DarkBASIC software.
2. Visit www.thegamecreators.com and download DarkBASIC Professional for free.
3. Click on the setup file to initiate the installation. Go through the basic on-screen prompts to complete the installation process. Restart your computer.
4. Run DarkBASIC. Use your knowledge of the BASIC programming language along with the program’s menu options to begin developing your game.