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My First Impressions of Odin Programming Language for Game Development

Hey there, fellow devs and game enthusiasts! 🎮 I just had to share my recent adventures in the world of game development using Odin programming language! It's been an exhilarating ride, and I can't wait to tell you all about it! 🌟

So, two days ago, I decided to dive headfirst into Odin, and wow, what a journey it has been! First things first, let's talk about Odin's syntax – it's clean, it's intuitive, and it just clicks! Seriously, coming from other languages, Odin's syntax feels like a breath of fresh air.

But that's not all! Let me tell you about the fantastic support Odin has in Sublime Text. With the Odin package and OLS Language Server, coding feels like a breeze. It's like having a trusty sidekick by your side as you embark on your coding adventures!

Now, here's the real kicker – Odin comes packed with support for various APIs right out of the box! Whether you're into raylib, SDL, OpenGL, Vulkan, or any other API, Odin's got your back with the latest and greatest versions. It's like having a treasure trove of tools ready for you to unleash your creativity!

And can we talk about the community? It's seriously the best! The folks in the Odin community are like your cheerleaders, ready to lift you up and support you every step of the way. From helpful discussions to sharing resources and tips, it's like having a big family of fellow game dev enthusiasts!

Oh, and let me not forget to mention some of the coolest bindings and projects I've stumbled upon! The ImGui binding, for instance, is a game-changer for creating awesome user interfaces. And the projects on GitHub? Mind-blowing! They really showcase the incredible potential of Odin.

In a nutshell, my journey with Odin has been nothing short of amazing! Its clean syntax, superb Sublime Text support, wide range of API coverage, rock-solid reliability, friendly community, and awesome bindings and projects make it an absolute joy to work with.

If you're itching to dive into game development with a language that's as friendly as it is powerful, then Odin is definitely worth checking out! Trust me, you're in for one epic adventure! 🚀

Happy coding, and may your games be ever epic! 🎮✨

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hatim oura

hope everyone to like this 2 days overview of using odin lang