Monkey 2 Alternatives

    Monkey 2 is described as 'cross platform programming language aiming at game development. Write your code once in an easy to use language called the Monkey code and publish to multiple platforms' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Monkey 2 for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Blitz3D, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Monkey 2 are AppGameKit Classic (Freemium), AppGameKit Studio (Paid), Cerberus X (Free, Open Source) and BlitzMax (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 27, 2021

    1. Create 2D and 3D Games for Windows. If you've been yearning to create games but have been frustrated by the complexity of programming languages such as C++ or Java, you've come to the right place!
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      • Raspbian
      • Raspberry Pi
      • HTML
      AppGameKit is a simple cross platform game development tool that runs on Windows, Linux, MacOS and Raspberry Pi. A version to run on Android and iOS is also available.
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    2. AppGameKit Studio is a fully featured cross-platform game development tool set that runs on Windows, Linux and MacOS.
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    3. Cerberus X is a cross-platform, easy to learn object-oriented programming language focusing on game development with a powerful set of APIs that make it easy to draw lightning fast graphics on all supported platforms To achieve this, Cerberus X translate our code to the target...
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Create 2D Games for Windows, MacOS and Linux. BlitzMax is the new, next generation game programming language from Blitz Research. BlitzMax retains the BASIC roots of Blitz3D and BlitzPlus, but adds a ton of cool new features and abilities.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Create 2D Games for Windows.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      PlayBasic is a game programming language that gives new programmers the flexibility and feature set for rapid game development, without the complexity or cost. So everybody can experience the challenge of game programming again!
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    4. sdlBasic is a small, efficient and multiplatform basic interpreter aimed to game creation using the power of SDL library, it was inspired by the old and glorious AMOS.

      Discontinued

      No updates since 2012.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Monkey is a modular language. You can create your own custom modules and use other people's - including the awesome box2d and minib3d modules!.
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    5. Lite-C is a programming language for multimedia applications and personal computer games, using a syntax subset of the C language with some elements of the C++ language.

      Discontinued

      No updates since 2012.

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