Vulkan!

Vulkan is the result of 18 months in an intense collaboration between leading hardware, game engine and platform vendors, built on significant cont...

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* Vulkan http://khronos.org/vulkan
* OpenCL http://khronos.org/opencl

Vulkan alternatives

  • OpenGL

  • OpenGL is the premier environment for developing portable, interactive 2D and 3D graphics applications. Since its introduction in 1992, OpenGL has ...

    tags: cross-platform development graphics khronos simulation
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD Haiku
  • SDL

  • Simple DirectMedia Layer is a cross-platform multimedia library designed to provide low level access to audio, keyboard, mouse, joystick, 3D hardwa...

    tags: development games graphics library
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Windows Mobile iPhone Symbian S60 BSD iPad Haiku
  • Microsoft DirectX

  • Microsoft DirectX is a collection of application programming interfaces (APIs) for handling tasks related to multimedia, especially game programmin...

    tags: Bundleware development direct-input direct-setup direct3d
    platform: Windows Bundleware
  • WebGL

  • WebGL is a cross-platform, royalty-free web standard for a low-level 3D graphics API based on OpenGL ES 2.0, exposed through the HTML5 Canvas eleme...

    tags: graphic-api graphics html5 javascript-library opengl
    platform: Online
  • GLFW

  • GLFW is an Open Source, multi-platform library for OpenGL, OpenGL ES and Vulkan development on the desktop. It provides a simple API for creating w...

    tags: development game-creation game-engine gamepad-support library
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD
  • Allegro

  • Allegro 4 and Allegro 5 are cross-platform, libraries mainly aimed at video game and multimedia programming. They handle common, low-level tasks su...

    tags: development game-development graphics library
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux iPhone
  • PyOpenGL

  • Python bindings for OpenGL API.

    tags: api cross-platform development games graphics
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • ModernGL

  • OpenGL is a great environment for developing portable, platform independent, interactive 2D and 3D graphics applications. The API implementation in...

    tags: Portable opengl python
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux
  • Crystal Space

  • Crystal Space is a mature, full-featured Software Development Kit (SDK) providing real-time 3D graphics for applications such as games and virtual ...

    tags: Discontinued dev dev-lib dev-libraries dev-library
    platform: Mac OS X Windows Linux Discontinued