pylon VS mcscript

Compare pylon vs mcscript and see what are their differences.


Pylon IDE, a Cloud9 v2 descendant with some added extras and support for modern node >= 12.22.1 (including v12.x, v13.x, v14.x, v15.x, v16.x). OSS licensed. (by pylonide)
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pylon mcscript
1 2
176 154
2.8% -
5.6 0.0
7 days ago 9 months ago
JavaScript JavaScript
GNU General Public License v3.0 only MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of pylon. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-06.


Posts with mentions or reviews of mcscript. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-02-25.
  • What's something you do a lot in datapacks that you wish was easier?
    1 project | | 23 Nov 2021
    There's already things like MCScript and ObjD (both made by the same person), but I'm not really a big fan of their syntax, especially not ObjD. I want to go for something more C-like.
  • Minecraft Datapack Programming Language
    2 projects | | 25 Feb 2021
    I recently discovered, which is an awesome programming language that compiles down your work into mcfunction files. Unfortunately, it's unmaintained, and it has a few things that I would recommend be done better, so I came up with an idea for a programming language that I feel is a little bit easier to maintain and implement (and that I might make in the future). Here's some ideas for it, let me know if something is out of place:

What are some alternatives?

When comparing pylon and mcscript you can also consider the following projects:

minity - Minity is a scripting language for Vanilla Minecraft

GDLauncher - GDLauncher is a simple, yet powerful Minecraft custom launcher with a strong focus on the user experience


thislang - A subset of javascript implemented in that subset of javascript. Yes, it can run itself.

create-html-boilerplate - Generate a vanilla HTML/CSS boilerplate in a flash! ⚡

theia - Eclipse Theia is a cloud & desktop IDE framework implemented in TypeScript.

TrinityLang - An in-progress programming language inspired by JavaScript.