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Cocos2d-x is a game engine branched from Cocos2d-iPhone, which consists of expanding supported platforms, with multiple choice of programming languages thats shares the same API structure. This project started since July 2010. So far, cocos2d-x based games has totally +500 million downloads globally. Giants in mobile game industry such as Zynga, Glu, GREE, DeNA, Konami, TinyCo, Gamevil, HandyGames, Renren Games, 4399, HappyElements, SDO, Kingsoft are using cocos2d-x.
Cocos2d-html5 is branched from Cocos2d-x, since March 2012. This branch aims on HTML5-ready browsers on desktop PCs, tablets and of course, mobile phones.
All the branches above are released under MIT License.
With cocos2d series framework, we can easily create or port their games onto iOS, Android, Windows Phone 8, BlackBerry, Marmalade, WindowsXP/Windows7, Linux, Mac OSX, Windows8 Metro and Native Client (NaCl). See Supported Platforms for more details.
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