The Lightweight Java Game Library (LWJGL) is a solution aimed directly at professional and amateur Java programmers alike to enable commercial quality games to be written in Java. LWJGL provides developers access to high performance crossplatform libraries such as OpenGL and OpenAL (Open Audio Library) allowing for state of the art 3D games and 3D sound. Additionally LWJGL provides access to controllers such as gamepads, steering wheel and joysticks. All in a simple and straightforward API.

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PrisonGrind
PrisonGrind

1. PrisonGrind Indie

22 hours ago Released Oct 11, 2013 Single Player Adventure

You are a criminal. You are in prison. You must sit off your punishment or die.

Dungeon Colony
Dungeon Colony

2. Dungeon Colony Indie

1 month ago TBD Single Player Real Time Strategy

Dungeon Colony is a 2D fantasy real-time strategy game in which you take control over a Dungeon Lord and his loyal Minions to explore and build a Dungeon...

REVolution
REVolution

3. REVolution Indie

22 hours ago Released Jan 6, 2013 Single Player Platformer

REVolution is small poetic 2D plattformer about revolutions and related things. The latest version of Java is required.

Concursion
Concursion

4. Concursion Indie

6 days ago Released Jun 6, 2014 Single Player Arcade

Imagine a world of bright blue skies and puffy white clouds. You sprint across platforms, jump over gaps, and bounce off of an enemy… only to find yourself...

Ancient Kemet
Ancient Kemet

5. Ancient Kemet Indie

1 year ago TBD Multiplayer & Co-op Role Playing

Ancient Kemet is an upcoming online multiplayer game based on ancient Egypt. The core concept is a world created by players. Embark on a journey in the...

Roguelike Runner
Roguelike Runner

6. Roguelike Runner Indie

1 year ago Released Jan 17, 2013 Single Player Roguelike

If a Roguelike and a Runner had a baby, that baby might play this game. Run from the knights as you venture deeper into the forest. Fight monsters; open...

Speed Run!
Speed Run!

7. Speed Run! Indie

1 year ago Released May 7, 2013 Single Player Arcade

Speed Run! is an abandoned project by DaForce Devs, due to the concept being well taken and us being quite proud of what we have achieved the source is...

Comet Run
Comet Run

8. Comet Run Indie

5 months ago TBD Single Player Real Time Strategy

With your mouse you control a comet that has to pick up loot from stars and bring it to other stars. But you only have 10 seconds to do this, unless you...

Industrial Revolution
Industrial Revolution

9. Industrial Revolution Indie

1 year ago TBD Single Player Realistic Sim

Industrial Revolution is a new game I'm working on. It's a tycoon/simulator game, in which you start with nothing, and have the freedom to build up a...

Tribal Trouble
Tribal Trouble

10. Tribal Trouble Indie

3 years ago Released Jun 1, 2005 Single & Multiplayer Real Time Strategy

Tribesmen on the loose! A bunch of clueless Viking raiders have stranded on a group of tropical islands - much to the annoyance of the local Natives...

TimeSurf
TimeSurf

11. TimeSurf Indie

7 months ago TBD Single Player Platformer

TimeSurf is a fast-paced platformer focused on controlling the time flow.

Party Racing
Party Racing

12. Party Racing Indie

1 month ago Released May 27, 2014 Single & Multiplayer Racing

Party Racing is a fast paced racing game with lots of explosives. You can be up to 20 players at the same time so it's great at a big party! Run it on...

Project Mythos
Project Mythos

13. Project Mythos Indie

3 years ago TBD Single & Multiplayer Role Playing

Mythos is a building/survival game in which you must rebuild your civilization. Many evils await, It will not be a safe journey into the darkness.

DJ Quetzal (Quetzalcoatl)
DJ Quetzal (Quetzalcoatl)

14. DJ Quetzal (Quetzalcoatl) Indie

2 years ago Released Feb 2, 2011 Single Player Arcade

Three colour-coded serpent-Gods protect the earth from impending doom as marbles rain down upon us. This GGJ 2012 arcade game was made for use with a...

Constructor
Constructor

15. Constructor Indie

1 year ago TBD Single Player Adventure

Constructor is a rebuild of the hit indie game "Minecraft". We have restarted the whole thing back from the beginning, we hope to bring out a bleeding...

IDRQ
IDRQ

16. IDRQ Indie

5 months ago TBD Single Player Arcade

You are a Retired Space Mechanic who has too much time on his hands. After exhausting all other means of entertainment you have decided to try your hand...

Collabryinth
Collabryinth

17. Collabryinth Indie

1 year ago Released Sep 24, 2012 Single Player Puzzle Compilation

A game about solving mazes that never ends. Every level is bigger than the previous, and they are never the same.

Mycelium
Mycelium

18. Mycelium Indie

1 year ago TBD Single & Multiplayer Real Time Strategy

Mycelium is a hexagon based strategy game. You control a fungus mycelium, your aim is to compete against other mycelia. Even though your mycelium grow...

Tilt
Tilt

19. Tilt Indie

2 years ago Released Oct 20, 2011 Single Player Arcade

Labyrinth clone, tilt the board to get the ball into the hole.

Pixel Arena
Pixel Arena

20. Pixel Arena Indie

10 months ago TBD Single & Multiplayer Fighting

You play popular games like League of Legends and Dota2 and wish that you could play it everywhere you go? Well here is a solution. A 2D Multiplayer online...

The Dark Side Of The Moon
The Dark Side Of The Moon

21. The Dark Side Of The Moon Indie

1 year ago Released Jan 21, 2013 Single Player Arcade

Try to reach as many points as you can and fight the alien horde! :) But to do this, you will have to survive a looooong time. Good luck, player! And...

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