Desktop/Android/HTML5/iOS Java game development framework (by libgdx)

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Posts where libGDX has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-02-26.
  • How to go about making Java games? | 2021-02-26
    LibGDX GitHub repository
  • Kotlin: Rendering in Android & iOS
    I can recommend using libGDX ( if thats something you're looking for. This framework has a build in UI framework, which is pretty straight forward and you can export without problems to iOS and Android, without having to write any platform specific code yourself.
  • What book should I read to learn Java game development?
    For Java game development, look up LibGDX at LibGDX is the best Java game framework there is, has a very active community, loads of tutorials, a comprehensive wiki. You really can't go wrong.
  • This is my updated 2D game i made in Unity called “Walls”. Do you like it, do you have any suggestions? | 2021-02-19
    Add some interpolated animations to the elements to make it seem more dynamic (I suggest scaling, using interpolations like:
  • Bitmap Font creator | 2021-02-16
    I’ve used shoebox to create bitmap fonts and hiero (
  • Is there any remotely modern +working alternative to integrating MP3 or OGG Vorbis support? | 2021-01-12
    Using it from LibGDX:


Basic libGDX repo stats
7 days ago

libgdx/libgdx is an open source project licensed under GNU General Public License v3.0 or later which is an OSI approved license.