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Offline Wiki Duke


« Posted 2012-07-20 01:08:22 »

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Game Tutorials

Game Libraries

2D Engines and Libraries

  • Slick2D (Hardware Accelerated 2D Games Library)
  • PulpCore (2D Games Engine, especially good for Applets)
  • LibGDX (2D and 3D OpenGL library, both desktop and Android support, and more)

3D Engines and Libraries

  • Ardor3D (Java based 3D engine)
  • JMonkeyEngine (Java based 3D engine)
  • jPCT (Java based 3D engine)
  • LibGDX (2D and 3D OpenGL library, both desktop and Android support, and more)
  • Clyde (For creating action-oriented networked 3D games in Java.)
  • Xith3D (Java based 3D engine)
  • Ogre4J (Java binding to the popular C++ engine <a href="]Ogre3D[/url])
  • 3DzzD (Java based 3D engine for webpages)

Graphics and Sound Bindings

  • LWJGL (OpenGL, OpenAL, OpenCL, JInput)
  • JogAmp (OpenGL, OpenAL, OpenCL)

Sound Libraries

Physics Libraries

  • JBox2D (2D physics engine, straight port of the C++ <a href="]Box2D[/url] engine)
  • Fizzy (2D physics engine, based on JBox2D. Presents a more familiar environment to Java programmers)
  • JBullet (3D physics engine)

Network Libraries

  • KryoNet (clean and simple API for efficient TCP and UDP client/server network communication using NIO)
  • RedDwarf (RedDwarf is a server side technology written in Java that radically simplifies the development of online games and lowers the barrier to entry into the MMOG market)
  • Narya (The Narya library provides various facilities for making networked multiplayer games.)

GUI Libraries

  • TWL (TWL is a GUI library built on top of OpenGL and provides all the standard widgets like labels, edit fields, tables, popups, tooltips, frames and a lot more.)
  • Nifty (Nifty GUI is a Library for games or similar applications. The configuration of the GUI are stored in xml files with little supporting Java code.)
  • Feng GUI (FengGUI is built on OpenGL and provides all typical GUI components.)
  • PureSwing (Reimplementation of Swing)

Java Game Portals

  • GameJolt - Upload Java Games and make money
  • Games4J - Upload Java Games and make money
  • FunOrb - Java Games Portal
  • Java4K - The site for the annual Java4k contest, upload &amp; play Java4K games
  • Java Game Tome - Showcase your java games online
  • Pogo - Online Games Portal
  • Chrome Web Store - Google's App Store allows Java Games (You can even sell them)

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Offline Riven

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« Reply #1 - Posted 2012-07-20 01:20:04 »

Please respect the nature of this resources page:
  • do not add your, or anybody else's library if it's not proven to be production ready.
  • every library must be thouroughly tested/used by a lot of developers.
  • when in doubt, plug your library elsewhere on the forum, and ask whether it belongs here.

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Offline Roquen

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« Reply #2 - Posted 2012-07-20 08:27:15 »

I've only quickly glanced through the source, but dyn4j looks promising and is actively developed.
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Offline princec

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« Reply #3 - Posted 2012-07-20 09:37:51 »

Added a link to the download of the source code to Revenge of the Titans in the tutorials section.

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« Reply #4 - Posted 2014-02-04 04:35:55 »

I updated some outdated links for cokeandcode which is now defunct, and removed the old project for Physics that no longer exists on that site, I couldn't find any links to an active download of it.
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