A downloadable tool

MOBILE, DESKTOP AND HTML5 GAME FRAMEWORK

FOR MONKEY2

Warning! This project is no longer supported but may still be interesting for educational purposes!

Fast, powerful, modular and easy to understand!

Pyro 2 is bundled with Monkey 2, a versatile desktop development environment for developers of all shapes and sizes.

DOWNLOAD it now!

More reasons to use Pyro 2

  • One codebase! Run on mobile, desktop and HTML5!
  • Powerful 2D engine
  • Save yourself a lot of time
  • Pyro 2 is FREE!

Note that Pyro 2 is considered a work in progess ( but very stable and usable ) so come back once in a while for updates!

Check out our latest game Revengestar created with Monkey 2 / Pyro 2 or have a look at demo1, demo2, demo3.

Pyro 2 modules

The Framework module

  • Screen manager and screens
  • INI file like data handler for help with serialisation
  • Delta timer
  • Object pooling
  • Highscore manager
  • FreeType font support
  • Bitmap font support
  • Loader screen
  • Pixel perfect collision
  • Virtual resolutions
  • Content manager
  • Texture packer support
  • Simple pathfinding
  • BASE64 encoding/decoding
  • Common code library

The scenegraph module

  • Camera system with layers, sprites, shapes
  • Object merging ( groups )
  • Tile engine with support for tiled
  • Object culling ( very fast )
  • Virtual controls : Joypad but virtual joystick coming soon!
  • Screen rotation, zoom and scrolling with mouse helpers
  • Parallax scrolling
  • Scene builder / loader
  • Helpers for splitscreens
  • Dynamic lights and shadow casting

The gui module ( alternative for mojox )

  • Fully skinnable
  • Image, Label, Button, Checkbox, Input box, Sliders, Progress bars, Scrollbox ( and more coming soon! )
  • Object merging ( groups )
  • Screen rotation, zoom and scrolling with mouse helpers
  • Dynamic lights and shadow casting ( coming soon )

And of course Pyro2 has a rich set of source code files, templates, documentation and examples!

But what is Monkey 2?

Monkey 2 is a new, crowd funded, open source, user friendly, multi target programming language by Mark Sibly ( author of Blitz Basic, BlitzMax, Blitz3D and Monkey 1 ).

Monkey 2 is powerful on its own but Pyro 2 may just give it the edge that you need!

Download the Monkey2 / Pyro2 files NOW!

You can also find Playniax assets on the Unity Asset Store.