alien-works VS Carp

Compare alien-works vs Carp and see what are their differences.


Multiplatform game foundation framework for Common Lisp (by borodust)


A statically typed lisp, without a GC, for real-time applications. (by carp-lang)
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alien-works Carp
2 48
40 4,685
- 0.6%
6.8 7.0
14 days ago 6 days ago
Common Lisp Haskell
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
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Posts with mentions or reviews of alien-works. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-06-24.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Carp. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-02.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing alien-works and Carp you can also consider the following projects:

awesome-lisp-companies - Awesome Lisp Companies

sectorlisp - Bootstrapping LISP in a Boot Sector

Fennel - Lua Lisp Language

femtolisp - a lightweight, robust, scheme-like lisp implementation

ferret - Ferret is a free software lisp implementation for real time embedded control systems.

hy - A dialect of Lisp that's embedded in Python

Nim - Nim is a statically typed compiled systems programming language. It combines successful concepts from mature languages like Python, Ada and Modula. Its design focuses on efficiency, expressiveness, and elegance (in that order of priority).

trivial-gamekit - Simple framework for making 2D games

babashka - Native, fast starting Clojure interpreter for scripting

nim-esp8266-sdk - Nim wrapper for the ESP8266 NON-OS SDK

mirage - MirageOS is a library operating system that constructs unikernels

joker - Small Clojure interpreter, linter and formatter.