HaxeFlixel is an open source 2D game library written for use with the Open Flash Library and the Haxe Toolkit, it is completely free for personal or commercial use. This game library enables multi platform development for native targets on mobile and desktop as well as flash and experimental html5 support on web platforms.

This project was founded by Alexander Hohlov, also known on Beeblerox on GitHub, who continues to be the project lead for the HaxeFlixel Organisation group. The project itself also has an active community with contributions from highly valued developers (by github names) crazysam, impaler, Werdn, ProG4mr, Gama11, sergey-miryanov and more.

HaxeFlixel is largely based on the AS3 version of Flixel written by Adam “Atomic” Saltsman. One of the major motivations for creating HaxeFlixel is overcoming the limitations of the Actionscript 3 language and the Adobe Flash and Air runtime targets. HaxeFlixel has been able to incorporate and continues to add new language features of Haxe and incorporate exciting new runtime targets through OpenFL.

Features Overview

  • Display thousands of moving objects
  • Basic collisions between objects
  • Group objects together for simplicity
  • Easily generate and emit particles
  • Create game levels using Tilemaps
  • Text display and Bitmap Fonts
  • Math & Color utilities
  • Record and play back replays
  • Powerful interactive debugger
  • Path finding and following
  • Easy object recycling

Enhancements over AS3

  • Use of a robust and powerful open source language Haxe
  • Cross platform development to Linux, Mac and Windows
  • Compile to Mobile and Desktop targets with native code
  • Impressive Native Performance using GPU acceleration
  • Advanced Physics with inbuilt Nape support
  • Improved debugger and interactive console
  • Texture batching and cache enhancements
  • Access to OpenFL native extensions
  • Flexible Asset Management System
  • Integrated Tweening system
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About Shifter with 1 comment by bombocracker on Nov 4th, 2014

Testing new gameplay elements of Shifter, upcoming puzzle platformer game with ability to shift different parts of the level. Enemie, guy who walks left and right and can interact with buttons and stuff. And bridge, which is activated by pressing a button.


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Dfragmente Dfragmente

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Dfragmente is a platformer where you play as ALAN, a robot built from 1980's computer parts, as he navigates his way through a dangerous laboratory filled...

Brake Block

Brake Block Brake Block

Updated 4 days ago Released Nov 9, 2014 Single Player Arcade

Will you be better than your friends? Only one way to find out! Brake Block is a game which features simplistic graphics, enraging yet entertaining gameplay...

Waking Up Eric Claud

Waking Up Eric Claud Waking Up Eric Claud

Updated 6 days ago TBD Single Player Platformer

Eric Claud once slept for his cure as an ordinary man, and was locked in his dreams, together with many creatures which they carry in. From titans to...

Death Cabin

Death Cabin Death Cabin

Updated 2 weeks ago Coming Dec 2014 Single Player Arcade

A fast-paced side-scrolling arcade shooter. Grab a random weapon and survive against hordes of hell-spawns until the next weapon drop.

Quik: A Gravity Flip Platformer

Quik: A Gravity Flip Platformer Quik: A Gravity Flip Platformer

Updated 2 weeks ago Released Nov 8, 2014 Single Player Arcade

Flip, bounce, smash and dash your way to victory. Quik is VVVVVV + Canabalt + irrational idiom.

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Released Sep 16, 2011
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