Alternatives to GameMaker for Linux with any license

  • Godot Engine icon

    Godot Engine

    Godot is a fully featured, open source, MIT licensed game engine. It focuses on having great tools, and a visual oriented workflow...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Haiku FreeBSD

  • GDevelop icon


    GDevelop is an open source game creation software, allowing to make games for the web (HTML5) or for Windows and Linux. No programming...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPad

  • Scratch icon


    Scratch is a programming language that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art -- and...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Unreal Engine icon

    Unreal Engine

    Unreal Engine is a professional suite of tools and technologies used for building high-quality games across a range of platforms....

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux

  • Polycode icon


    Polycode is a C++ and Lua framework for building interactive applications. It is free, open source and cross-platform.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • LÖVE icon


    Hi there! LÖVE is an *awesome* framework you can use to make 2D games in Lua. It's free, open-source, and works on Windows...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone iPad

  • Stencyl icon


    Stencyl is the creator of StencylWorks, a tool that has enabled creators of all all skills levels create iOS and Flash games in no...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • Ren'Py icon


    Ren'Py is a free and cross-platform visual novel engine that helps you use words, pictures, and sounds to tell stories with the...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • CocoStudio icon


    cocos2d-x is a cross platform open source free 2D game engine for mobile gamedev, that is fast and stable, easy to learn and use.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Windows Mobile Android iPhone ... Blackberry Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Blackberry 10

  • Superpowers icon


    Superpowers is an HTML5 development environment for making 2D and 3D games. It can be extended with plugins and lets you collaborate...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • ENIGMA - LateralGM icon

    ENIGMA - LateralGM

    ENIGMA, the Extensible Non-Interpreted Game Maker Augmentation, is an open source cross-platform game development environment derived...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Game Editor icon

    Game Editor Discontinued

    Game Editor is the open source game design software that gives you the power to create the games of your dreams, and, unlike other...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Open RPG Maker

    Open RPG Maker is a free and open source clone of features from the RPG Maker series (i.e. rpgmaker200, rpgmaker2003, rpgmakerxp), as...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Urho3D is a lightweight, cross-platform rendering and game engine implemented in C++ and released under the MIT license. Greatly...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Raspberry Pi

  • Rpgboss icon


    Rpgboss is a RPG game creating software like RPG Maker, very easy to use and no-programming knowledge need.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • MonoGame icon


    One framework for creating powerful cross-platform games. The spiritual successor to XNA with 1000's of titles shipped across...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud GitHub

  • JMonkeyEngine icon


    JMonkeyEngine3 is a multiplatform game engine and development platform based on Netbeans.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Wintermute Engine Development Kit icon

    Wintermute Engine Development Kit Discontinued

    Wintermute Engine Development Kit is a set of tools for creating and running graphical “point&click” adventure games, both...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Castle Game Engine icon

    Castle Game Engine

    An open-source 3D/2D game engine for ObjectPascal. We support of lot of 3D and 2D formats (VRML / X3D, Collada, Wavefront OBJ, MD3...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • CraftStudio icon

    CraftStudio Discontinued

    CraftStudio lets you craft games from scratch in real-time over the Internet. Come jam with your team or join others to make your...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • Platinum Arts Sandbox icon

    Platinum Arts Sandbox

    Platinum Arts Sandbox Free 3D Game Maker is an open source free game maker, free RPG Maker, free sidescroller maker, free Machinima...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Mokoi Gaming icon

    Mokoi Gaming

    Mokoi Gaming is a Game Creation Tool. Mokoi Games are platform neutral, if a compatible player is available for OS or Device, you can...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Angel2D icon


    A cross-platform 2D game prototyping framework based on OpenGL and C++. Angel balances the speed and flexibility of native code...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux OpenGL

  • Alice icon


    Alice is an innovative 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create an animation for telling a story, playing an...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • Reality Factory 2 icon

    Reality Factory 2 Discontinued

    Reality Factory 2 is a next-generation game authoring suite. It combines a flexible, fully scripted game development environment...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Leadwerks icon


    Low-cost video game development engine for Windows platforms.

    Commercial Windows Linux

  • Lobster

    Lobster is a game programming language. It was developed to make it easier for people who are already programmers to prototype and...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • AresEd icon

    AresEd Discontinued

    AresEd is a high-level and fully featured 3D game creation suite. It is Free and Open Source. When it is finished you will be able to...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Tululoo Game Maker icon

    Tululoo Game Maker

    Tululoo Game Maker is a complex game creation environment that allows you to create browser based games. The program generates a...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • Ceilfire icon


    Ceilfire is a fully integrated platform that allows users to create, publish and play HTML5-Games directly in the browser without...

    Free Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • Stellar icon


    Stellar is an open-source program inspired in GameMaker for Pygame/Python development. The goal is to have a program to design...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Maratis icon


    Maratis is a portable, simple and visual game development tool designed for artists and developers. The Engine has been tested on...

    Free Mac Windows Linux iPhone iPad

  • Spark Game Engine icon

    Spark Game Engine

    Revolutionizing game development, make any game you want without a line of code! 3D, 2D, even multiplayer games! CREATE YOUR GAME...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • Maker3D icon


    Maker3D is a cross-platform tool to create your game with ultimate 3D graphics, without ANY programming experience.

    Commercial Windows Linux

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