Alternatives to Final Draft for all platforms with Open Source License

  • Manuskript icon

    Manuskript

    Open-source tool for writers. With outliner, character management, plot development, distraction-free editor, etc.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Manuskript is for novels. Final Draft is for screenplays. Guest • Aug 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    Organon

    Organon is a plugin for LibreOffice and OpenOffice. Organon allows to split up large texts into parts, allows tagging and opening parts of the project in new tabs. Parts are shown in a treeview. Entries can be moved by...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux LibreOffice Apache OpenOffice

    • Organon is for novels. Final Draft is for screenplays. Guest • Aug 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    Trelby

    Trelby is simple, fast and elegantly laid out to make screenwriting simple. It is infinitely configurable. * Screenplay editor: Enforces correct script format and pagination, auto-completion, and spell checking. * Multiplatform :...

    Open Source Windows Linux

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 2.2, released in September 2012, can be still downloaded from the official website.
    • It's faster and easier than Fianl Draft and has converting options to many formats. Guest • Apr 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    Page 2 Stage

    Page 2 Stage is screenwriting software designed expressly for people writing screenplays, scripts, and plays. It provides numerous features needed by screenwriters not found in standard word processors.

    Open Source Windows

    • Discontinued The last update was on April 10th, 2013.