macroquad

The cross-platform game engine in Rust. (by not-fl3)

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not-fl3/macroquad is an open source project licensed under GNU General Public License v3.0 or later which is an OSI approved license.

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Posts

Posts where macroquad has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-05-04.
  • Rust Game Engines (again)
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-05-04
    I would also suggest macroquad, which is one of the simplest to learn :)
  • Minimal graphics crate for Rust
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-04-26
    For any other case I would recommend https://github.com/not-fl3/macroquad/ instead.
  • I want to learn Rust by creating game running in the web browser. Which SDK do you recommend?
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-04-22
    https://github.com/not-fl3/macroquad#wasm
  • Fish Game – A multiplayer 2D brawler, playable online
    Game engine: Macroquad (Rust)
  • Macroquad Download
    Some examples seem to be using a different alpha version, check this out: https://github.com/not-fl3/macroquad/issues/131 To run the examples try adding macroquad = "0.3.0-alpha"
    There's some examples in the github repository, for example https://github.com/not-fl3/macroquad/blob/0.2/examples/basic_shapes.rs (i think that should be for 0.2.9)
  • Best beginner-friendly 2D library
    reddit.com/r/rust | 2021-03-03
    Check out macroquad and ggez. I made my first Rust game, a snake game, in ggez. I added sound and sprite batches. Macroquad has fast compilation time and can target the web, but macroquad has no sound (for now). It is worth noting that both have a snake example. Here is the ggez snake example. And here is the macroquad snake example. You can compare them to see which one you like.
  • Exploring Rust game development, what should I look out for?
    For 2D, if you just quickly want to put some pictures onto the screen, try macroquad. If you want to write your own shaders, use miniquad.
  • Modern and lightweight 2d graphics engine
    If you just quickly want to draw some pictures to the screen: macroquad.
  • RustGameDev Podcast #4: Fedor Logachev (SHAR, miniquad, macroquad)
    It would be also cool to create an awesome-style list of all macroquad-related links in some repo.