XPlatformer is a simple video game reminiscent of the classic side-scrolling arcade game, using the XLib API. The point of the game is to control a character through a terrain to meet an objective. The project makes use of the XLib API (XOrg) and focus on code that was developed to accomplish tasks for the assignment task.



The project icon is retrieved from The original source material has been altered for the purposes of the project. The icon is used under the terms of the CC0 1.0 Universal.

The project icon uses assets by Kenney from


All art assets were acquired from in particular from Majority of art assets come from a particular package known as “Platformer Art Deluxe” available at If you would like to know more about these art assets, look into or the “Open Bundle” [See]. The art assets are available with the Creative Commons License (CC0)