Gamedev tip #2 : Divide and conquer

Rubik's Cube

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Even today, I am overwhelmed by the difficulty in creating a video game. Since the first years I learned how to program it seemed like a relatively easy task. Ok. I could draw a teapot on the screen. I could play sounds and music. It was ridiculously easy to see what keys was the user pressing, to read a file from disk and what not.

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