2D is the same is 3D but with less D.

Simple DirectMedia Layer (SDL) is a cross-platform development library. Template project is in the repository at /sdlbase.

    • Platforms: Windows, OSX and Linux.
    • Written in C.
    • ZLib license.
    • Input support from keyboard, mouse and joystick.
    • Audio
    • Graphic and can also support OpenGl.

Getting Started With SDL

Moving Sprites With SDL

Animating Sprites with SDL

Sol's Graphics for Beginners - 2005

Flawless alternative to SDL - 2010

Project: SDL render batching