I need something like Pygame + PyOpenGL or LWJGL, but for C#/.NET

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  • SDL2-CS

    SDL2# - C# Wrapper for SDL2

    https://github.com/flibitijibibo/SDL2-CS for SDL

  • OpenTK

    The Open Toolkit library is a fast, low-level C# wrapper for OpenGL, OpenAL & OpenCL. It also includes windowing, mouse, keyboard and joystick input and a robust and fast math library, giving you everything you need to write your own renderer or game engine. OpenTK can be used standalone or inside a GUI on Windows, Linux, Mac.

    https://opentk.net/ for OpenGL

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  • Veldrid

    A low-level, portable graphics library for .NET.

    https://github.com/mellinoe/veldrid and https://github.com/dotnet/Silk.NET are nice wrappers around several graphic apis

  • Silk.NET

    The high-speed OpenGL, OpenCL, OpenAL, OpenXR, GLFW, SDL, Vulkan, Assimp, WebGPU, and DirectX bindings library your mother warned you about.

    https://github.com/mellinoe/veldrid and https://github.com/dotnet/Silk.NET are nice wrappers around several graphic apis

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