When comparing Molokai vs Apathy, the Slant community recommends Molokai for most people. In the question“What are the best color themes for text editors?” Molokai is ranked 5th while Apathy is ranked 44th.
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Pro Looks great
Pro One of the most common dark themes
Default for Sublime Text, avaialble on IntelliJ products and Eclipse via plug-in. Usually ranked in top 3 of highest downloaded theme for a IDE.
Pro Strong enough contrast
Without being fully black on white (which is good on modern already very contrasted screens) it remains pretty dark compared to many alternatives; making it more readable.
Pro Easy to install with Vundle
Pro Highly configurable
One of the only configurable syntax themes
Pro Custom tree view background image
Optional and looks awesome
Pro Semantic highlighting
Option to enable semantic highlighting for any un-scoped text.
Con That pink...
The pink color is too vibrant if compared with others. It pops out from context and may blend with red errors in some editors.