Charles A Varley



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Introduction to 3D Game Programming with Directx 1&hellip by Frank D. Luna
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I bought this book hoping to learn about how to use DirectX in game programming, however the book failed to warn me that my PC need's to be able to support DirectX 11 and all of the example coding strictly requires this and will not run unless you go into the source code yourself to make allowances for systems that only support DX10 or 9.

I strongly urge potential buyers to check their systems and make sure their graphics cards support DX11 because otherwise, this is pretty much a waste of money. The book boasts about having an online community with a forum to ask Frank Luna himself some questions about coding, however I asked him for help 4 or 5 weeks ago and nobody's replied to… Read more