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  • OpenGL icon

    OpenGL

    OpenGL is the premier environment for developing portable, interactive 2D and 3D graphics applications. Since its introduction in 1992, OpenGL has become the industry's most widely used and supported 2D and 3D graphics application...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Vulkan

    Vulkan is a new generation graphics and compute API that provides high-efficiency, cross-platform access to modern GPUs used in a wide variety of devices from PCs and consoles to mobile phones and embedded platforms.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Chrome OS Tizen OS SteamOS

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    Microsoft DirectX

    Microsoft DirectX is a collection of application programming interfaces (APIs) for handling tasks related to multimedia, especially game programming and video, on Microsoft platforms.

    Free Windows

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    SDL

    Simple DirectMedia Layer is a cross-platform multimedia library designed to provide low level access to audio, keyboard, mouse, joystick, 3D hardware via OpenGL, and 2D video framebuffer. It is used by MPEG playback software...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Windows Mobile iPhone S60 BSD iPad Haiku

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    WebGL

    WebGL is a cross-platform, royalty-free web standard for a low-level 3D graphics API based on OpenGL ES 2.0, exposed through the HTML5 Canvas element as Document Object Model interfaces. Developers familiar with OpenGL ES 2.0 will...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

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    LibGDX

    Libgdx is a Java game development framework that provides a unified API that works across all supported platforms.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    Pygame

    Pygame is a set of Python modules designed for writing games. Pygame adds functionality on top of the excellent SDL library.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone HP webOS Android Tablet iPad AmigaOS

  • SFML icon

    SFML

    SFML (Simple and Fast Multimedia Library) is a portable and easy-to-use API for multimedia programming.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • GLFW icon

    GLFW

    GLFW is an Open Source, multi-platform library for OpenGL, OpenGL ES and Vulkan development on the desktop. It provides a simple API for creating windows, contexts and surfaces, receiving input and events.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    pyglet

    Cross-platform windowing and multimedia library for Python.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Arianne icon

    Arianne

    Arianne is a multiplayer online games framework and engine to develop turn based and real time games. It provides a simple way of creating games on a portable and robust server architecture. The server is coded in Java and you may use...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    HGE

    HGE is an easy to use yet powerful hardware accelerated 2D game engine. It is a full featured middleware for all who want to develop commercial quality 2D games rapidly and easily. It covers all imaginable 2D game genres: you could...

    Free Windows

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    SDL Game Engine

    A platform independent 2d game programming framework for c/c++ programmers with least possible dependencies for easy porting and with focus on easy API calls and the requirement of commercial programmers.

    Open Source Self-Hosted SDL C++

  • Crystal Space icon

    Crystal Space

    Crystal Space is a mature, full-featured Software Development Kit (SDK) providing real-time 3D graphics for applications such as games and virtual reality. It is free (LGPL) and cross-platform (Windows, GNU/Linux, Mac OS X).

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued Discontinued since July 2012 : http://www.crystalspace3d.org/main/Download

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