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Where is the best place to learn javascript?

Any websites that people use, directories, tutorials etc. anything that can help. Thanks! =)

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asked Jan 14, 2011 at 11:12 PM

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Rybanez
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Javascript in Unity isn't really Javascript, it's a unique language sometimes called Unityscript. It used to be almost identical to JScript.NET, but Unity 3.0 added a number of features (see here). It might be better to learn another language first that has more learning resources, and then apply that programming knowledge to Unityscript later, using something like this for the differences.

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answered Jan 14, 2011 at 11:43 PM

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This guy TornadoTwins he is really awesome. He explains a little bit of about everything about Unity3D and he is especially fucusing on scripting(JavaScript) Watch all of hes videos(29 episodes i believe) and you will be on the way very nicely. :)

TornadoTwins

Hope this is satisfying enough :)

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answered Jan 15, 2011 at 05:48 PM

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answered Jan 14, 2011 at 11:23 PM

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Justin Warner
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Java and Javascript are two completely different languages. Also, Unity doesn't use Java.

Jan 14, 2011 at 11:37 PM Eric5h5

Eric is right, Javascript is inherited from Java and Java is inherited from C but they are completely different. They have a lot in common but the syntax differ.

Jan 15, 2011 at 01:18 AM Bunny83

@Bunny83: Javascript isn't inherited from Java; the name was just marketing. It's derived from ECMAScript. It was supposed to be called LiveScript originally.

Jan 15, 2011 at 02:30 AM Eric5h5

We'll, I've been using Java and it's worked fine, guess it must be pretty similar, sorry I'm not narrow minded.

Jan 15, 2011 at 05:05 AM Justin Warner

@Justin: You haven't been using Java in Unity. C# is similar to Java, though. Don't know what you mean about "narrow minded"...the question was about Javascript specifically, which isn't related to Java.

Jan 15, 2011 at 06:46 AM Eric5h5
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