Free Software for Image, Audio, Code, 3D Models

Apr 27, 2009

Free Software

For image creation and manipulation:
http://gimp.org GNU Image Manipulation Program

For sound effect creation and editing:
http://audacity.sourceforge.net Audacity

For 3D modelling:
http://www.blender.org/ Blender

Programming compiler for ActionScript3, used in programming web games:
http://opensource.adobe.com/wiki/display/flexsdk/ Includes mxmlc, an AS3 compiler
(Free tutorial for mxmlc install and set up)

Programming compiler for C++, used in programming downloadable games:
http://www.bloodshed.net/devcpp.html Dev-C++ 5 (PC only; use XCode on Macs)

Creative Commons royalty-free music (credit Kevin MacLeod if you use his music!)
http://incompetech.com/m/c/royalty-free/

(Originally posted as the last part of GameDevLessons.com Vol. 1 Sec. 1)

Este artículo está disponible en español. Traducción por cortesía de Andrés de Pedro.



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