Light-weight, skinnable, and extensible UI controls for both mobile and desktop games and applications. Feathers puts it all together in one package — along with blazing fast GPU powered graphics (courtesy of Starling Framework and Adobe gaming technologies) to create a smooth and responsive experience. See a list of features offered by Feathers.
Build stunning, hardware-accelerated user interfaces for iPhone and iPad, Kindle Fire, Nook Tablet, and other Android devices, Windows and Mac. Combine Feathers, Starling Framework, and Adobe gaming technologies to build completely standalone native apps for all supported operating systems.
Feathers is available under the terms of the Simplified BSD License. Feel free to use Feathers in both commercial and open source projects. Extending and debugging couldn't be easier because you can read and modify the Feathers and Starling source code yourself.
Games typically require a unique visual style to match the story and setting. Users expect a familiar user experience on each platform. Feathers offers many skinning options, and behavior may be customized to support mobile and desktop apps.
Similar to Starling Framework, the development of Feathers is supported by Adobe, with plans to tightly integrate both libraries into Adobe's design and development tools. Get the best of both worlds: corporate committment and a vivid community that is praised for its friendliness.
"Feathers just works, and the way it works is just beautiful. Totally love it! Josh made the architecture so clean and clear."
"Starling and Feathers saved me a lot of time and pain in the development process. The app runs very smoothly on all platforms."
Beginners and seasoned experts are welcome in the Feathers forum. Let the knowledgeable community be your guide. Josh Tynjala, the creator of Feathers, visits frequently to lend his expertise.