Allegro VS Cocos2d

Compare Allegro vs Cocos2d and see what are their differences.

Allegro

The official Allegro 5 git repository. Pull requests welcome! (by liballeg)

Cocos2d

Cocos2d-x is a suite of open-source, cross-platform, game-development tools used by millions of developers all over the world. (by cocos2d)
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Allegro Cocos2d
12 2
1,303 15,663
1.4% 0.6%
8.0 1.8
3 days ago 3 days ago
C C++
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later MIT License
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Allegro

Posts with mentions or reviews of Allegro. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-12.

Cocos2d

Posts with mentions or reviews of Cocos2d. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-20.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Allegro and Cocos2d you can also consider the following projects:

Pygame - pygame (the library) is a Free and Open Source python programming language library for making multimedia applications like games built on top of the excellent SDL library. C, Python, Native, OpenGL.

Godot - Godot Engine – Multi-platform 2D and 3D game engine

Panda3D - Powerful, mature open-source cross-platform game engine for Python and C++, developed by Disney and CMU

Arcade - Easy to use Python library for creating 2D arcade games.

libGDX - Desktop/Android/HTML5/iOS Java game development framework

Oxygine - Oxygine is C++ engine and framework for 2D games on iOS, Android, Windows, Linux and Mac

RenPy - The Ren'Py Visual Novel Engine

PySDL2

Spring RTS game engine - A powerful free cross-platform RTS game engine. - Report issues at https://springrts.com/mantis/

GLFW - A multi-platform library for OpenGL, OpenGL ES, Vulkan, window and input

Torque2D - A completely free, open-source, 2D game engine built on proven torque technology.