C++ programming language

Software entity

Coded in C++, a superset of C programming language, slowly diverging from its roots.

1070
games
27
platforms

The first video game about C++ programming language was released in 1988.

Ubisoft, Electronic Arts and THQ has published most of these games

Related:
* C language
* D language
Development started in 1979, name changed to C++ from C with Classes in 1983. No actual standard was established before 1998, though.
Some instances of the use of C++ language can be detected on Windows by noting the presence of msvcp##.dll (Microsoft C++ Runtime Library) in the game directories. These are very often accompanied by regular C runtime as well, but this is simply because C can be used fluidly in C++ and already offers functionality for which there's no reason to create pure C++ alternative.

Parent group

Programming languages

Child groups

Mac OS 8, Mac OS 9, Haiku OS, K Desktop Environment, Microsoft Windows, RIM BlackBerry, Godot Engine, Cocos2d, Irrlicht Engine, Torque 2D, Moai, Source, Spark Engine, MAME, Atomic Game Engine

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Platforms

Linux 485
Windows 277
BSD 85
Mac OS X 48
BeOS 27
X360 24
Pandora 23
PS3 19
Android 13
OS/2 13
Solaris 10
MS-DOS 9
Unix 9
iOS 5
GP2X 4
Amiga 3
Xbox 3
Mac OS Classic 2
PS2 2
Amiga AGA 2
Flash 1
NeXT 1
TizenOS 1
Zaurus 1
Internet Only 1
PSP 1
Win3.1 1

By year

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A1983 - C++ published
B1998 - ISO/IEC 14882:1998 (C++98)
C2003 - ISO/IEC 14882:2003 (C++03)
D2007 - ISO/IEC TR 19768:2007 (C++TR1)
E2011 - ISO/IEC 14882:2011 (C++11)

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