hikari 2.0.0.dev124


A sane Discord API for Python 3 built on asyncio and good intentions

A sane Discord API for Python 3 built on asyncio and good intentions

Stars: 765, Watchers: 765, Forks: 94, Open Issues: 41

The hikari-py/hikari repo was created 3 years ago and the last code push was 13 hours ago.
The project is popular with 765 github stars!

How to Install hikari

You can install hikari using pip

pip install hikari

or add it to a project with poetry

poetry add hikari

Package Details

GitHub Repo:


  • Communications/Chat
  • Internet/WWW/HTTP
  • Software Development/Libraries
  • Software Development/Libraries/Application Frameworks
  • Software Development/Libraries/Python Modules
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Code Examples

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GitHub Issues

The hikari package has 41 open issues on GitHub

  • Allow a single builder with components=
  • GatewayBot takes custom cache impl as constructor arg
  • Add display_avatar_url property for Member & User
  • Easy way to declare custom Cache
  • Add ability to send attachments in an interaction initial response
  • Add URL methods and properties for rich presence assets.
  • Multiple version documentation
  • Cleanup typehints for event_manager
  • Introduce discord guild scheduled event interface to hikari
  • pep8: replacing value is True / False with the ternary operator` if…
  • Get rid of properties in builders
  • Add context menu commands and autocomplete
  • Add hikari-dev package to install development dependencies
  • Referenced message entries exceed the max messages settings
  • Improve filtering by using per event bitmasks

See more issues on GitHub

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