Arduboy VS Arduboy2

Compare Arduboy vs Arduboy2 and see what are their differences.

Arduboy

Core library for the Arduboy. (by Ar-zz-duboy)

Arduboy2

An alternative library for the Arduboy miniature game system (by MLXXXp)
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Arduboy Arduboy2
12 1
322 248
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10.0 2.2
over 3 years ago 7 months ago
C++ C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Arduboy

Posts with mentions or reviews of Arduboy. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-02-10.

Arduboy2

Posts with mentions or reviews of Arduboy2. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-02-13.
  • Arduboy
    6 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 13 Feb 2022
    The pinout compatibility is public domain. The software is covered under it's respective licenses, the most popular library is now this: https://github.com/MLXXXp/Arduboy2 and is BSD. The name Arduboy is covered under US trademark. If you want to make your own clone, there are several out there already, you just can't use the trademark or include any games that carry it.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Arduboy and Arduboy2 you can also consider the following projects:

retro8 - PICO-8 implementation with SDL2/SDL1.2 and RetroArch back-ends

ardutoids - Asteroids for the arduboy

Ardutris - Tetris emulator for the Arduboy miniature game system

libnds - C library for Nintendo DS

ctru-rs - Rust wrapper for libctru

libctr-rs

Arduboy-homemade-package - Arduino IDE board package for Arduboy and homemade versions making things easy

ironds - System for developing for the Nintendo DS with Rust

libnds-rs

c-of-time - Environment for injecting code into PMD: Explorers of Sky