Libraries for Play Framework

Libraries for Play Framework

Whenever I come I across a Play library I take a note of it here. This collection is neither complete nor have I used all of these libraries. It is mainly used as a point of reference if I want to find some functionality implemented in a Play library.


This is a simple Play 2.6 module, which allows you to manage akka jobs.


Play framework 2 cache plugin as an adapter to redis-server check also scala cache libraries

This plugin provides support for Redis


Brotli filter for the playframework

Content negotiation

This library provides a more declarative way of content format negotiation for the Play framework.


Slick Plugin for Play

ReactiveMongo plugin for Playframework check also scala database libraries

FP in Play



A Play Framework plugin for the Pusher REST API.


Capturing JVM- and application-level metrics.

A temporary implementation of the Kamon Play module that is compatible with Play 2.5.

Kamon extensions for use in Play2 applications.

Metrics module for Play2

Play2 module for rate limiting, based on token bucket algorithm


A PDF module for Play Framework 2

A library for generating PDFs, images, and other types of output in Play Framework applications.

Rate Limiting

Play2 module for rate limiting, based on token bucket algorithm

Static analysis

WartRemover warts for Play Framework and Slick

check also scala static analysis libraries

Static pages

A tool converting simple Play Framework applications into static pages

  an embeddable blog engine for Play Framework.


Swagger spec generator for play framework


HTML5 form tags module for Play Framework This module brings client side validation attributes (required, max|min length, …) and formats support (date, number, email, …) to Play templates.


Mock Standalone WS for Play 2.6

Mock WS client for Play Framework


A module for Play! framework that allows to trace a request flow easily.