July 20th, 2013, 05:17 PM
Need to build a game in a short period of time
I have been commissioned to build a game as part of a project at a tech company. This game will be 2d and fairly simple.
- The basic platform will be a top-down view of an office floor
- There will be man or woman who will be the main point of interaction
- The man will be maneuvered around the office space by either clicking at points in the office space or using the keyboard arrow keys
- The main will be able to interact with objects or people in the office space, by walking up to them or the user clicking on them
I am thinking of using JAVA to do this.
I was wondering, since I have supposed to build this in a very short period of time, and since I don't know java (but I do have web based programming experience), what would be the best and most efficient way to tackle this?
Would HTML5 be a better consideration than java?
Are there any tools or game 'frameworks' I can use to speed up the process?
Scalability and efficiency doesn't really matter here, I just need to build a working prototype as soon as possible.
Would greatly appreciate some guidance.
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