Game Programming Libraries
Want to develop your own MS-DOS games? This page is here to help you. All of the reusable code libraries for the Cyningstan DOS Games will be offered here for download.
CGALIB Graphics Library
All of the games on this site are based on the CGALIB graphics library. CGALIB is a relatively fast, specialised C graphics library. It targets the CGA graphics adapter, specifically the 4-colour 320x200 CGA graphics modes, although it will also emulate these modes on the 640x200 screen using dithering, for clarity on monochrome devices. For speed it organises the screen into 4x2 pixel cells, making it more suitable for turn-based games than for action games that require pixel-perfect positioning. ... (read more...)