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What do the major complex games use for GUI? [closed]

What API or framework does the major 3D games used for their interface and window? Do the Windows-targeted games simply use Win API for their interfaces, and OpenGL / DirectX for the graphics? Or is ...
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What is the difference between an API, Framework, IDE, and Game Engine?

I am just starting out trying to learn to develop games. At first I thought c++ and Opengl were the tools a beginner would start out to make a game, but quickly found out the Opengl was just a API for ...
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Where does the Framework (XNA) end and the API (DX) begin?

I have read alot of interesting questions asking about XNA vs. OpenTK vs. SlimDX vs. OpenGL vs. DX, and while it is really useful to get others general impressions from 100s of hours using these ...
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Need 3D RPG development library/framework recommendations

I’m currently planning to develop an RPG. It will be a project I do in my free time. No pres-sure behind it. I’ll probably be doing it together with a friend and it’s just supposed to be a fun ...