hikari 2.0.0.dev114


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: 678, Watchers: 678, Forks: 87, Open Issues: 40

The hikari-py/hikari repo was created 2 years ago and was last updated 8 hours ago.
The project is popular with 678 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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GitHub Issues

The hikari package has 40 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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