What are some alternatives?
When comparing SFML and MonoGame, you can also consider the following products
Allegro - Allegro 4 and Allegro 5 are cross-platform, libraries mainly aimed at video game and multimedia...
RPG Maker - Make your own PC game with RPG Maker. Our easy to use tools are simple enough for a child, and powerful enough for a developer. Try it free today!
SDL - Simple DirectMedia Layer is a cross-platform multimedia library designed to provide low level...
AppGameKit - AppGameKit is a game development platform for mobile devices.
Unity - The multiplatform game creation tools for everyone.
Orx - Orx - a portable open source game engine