Alternatives to LÖVE for all platforms with any license

  • Unity icon

    Unity

    Unity is a multi-platform game development tool, designed from the start to ease creation. A fully integrated professional...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • Construct 2 icon

    Construct 2

    Construct 2 is a 2D game development engine, no programming required! All games made in Construct 2 export to HTML5. Construct 2...

    Freemium Windows

  • 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

  • GDevelop icon

    GDevelop

    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

    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

  • Stencyl icon

    Stencyl

    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

  • Polycode icon

    Polycode

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

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Ren'Py icon

    Ren'Py

    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

  • 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

  • Construct Classic icon

    Construct Classic Discontinued

    Construct is a free, DirectX 9 game creator for Windows, designed for 2D games. It uses an event based system for defining how the...

    Open Source Windows

  • FreeBASIC icon

    FreeBASIC

    FreeBASIC is a completely free, open-source, 32-bit BASIC compiler, with syntax similar to MS-QuickBASIC, that adds new features such...

    Open Source 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

  • Pygame icon

    Pygame

    Pygame is a set of Python modules designed for writing games. Pygame adds functionality on top of the excellent SDL library.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone HP webOS ... Android Tablet iPad AmigaOS

  • 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

  • GameMaker: Studio icon

    GameMaker: Studio

    Design your own computer games with a drag-and-drop event/action system, and introduce yourself to coding at your own pace.

    Freemium Windows

  • Superpowers icon

    Superpowers

    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

  • Orx icon

    Orx

    Orx is an open source, portable, lightweight, plugin-based, data-driven and extremely easy to use 2D-oriented game engine. Orx is...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet ... iPad

  • Alice icon

    Alice

    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

  • pyglet icon

    pyglet

    Cross-platform windowing and multimedia library for Python.

    Open Source Mac 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

  • QICI Engine icon

    QICI Engine

    QICI Engine is a free and opensource JavaScript library, based on free and opensource game engine Phaser, with a web-based...

    Open Source Mac Windows GitHub

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    ENIGMA

    ENIGMA Development Environment -- A very high level language, compiled into a less high level language.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Defold Engine icon

    Defold Engine

    Defold lets you quickly build high performing, cross-platform games together with your team.

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • Amazon Lumberyard icon

    Amazon Lumberyard

    Amazon Lumberyard is a free AAA game engine deeply integrated with AWS and Twitch – with full source.

    Free Windows

  • Lite-C icon

    Lite-C Discontinued

    Lite-C is a programming language for multimedia applications and personal computer games, using a syntax subset of the C language with...

    Free Windows

  • HGE icon

    HGE

    HGE is an easy to use yet powerful hardware accelerated 2D game engine. It is a full featured middleware for all who want to develop...

    Free Windows

  • 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

  • Arianne icon

    Arianne

    Arianne is a multiplayer online games framework and engine to develop turn based and real time games. It provides a simple way of...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Gideros Studio icon

    Gideros Studio

    Gideros Studio is a Lua-based, cross platform and open source game engine allowing easy creation of games.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Wine

  • FlashPunk icon

    FlashPunk

    FlashPunk is a free ActionScript 3 library designed for developing 2D Flash games. It provides you with a fast, clean framework to...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Adobe Flash Player

  • HaxePunk icon

    HaxePunk

    HaxePunk is an open source framework, ported from FlashPunk, and designed to let you build your game on any platform. It provides...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Whitestorm.js icon

    Whitestorm.js

    Whitestorm.js is a framework for 3D web apps built with Three.js technology. It implements a core for fast development of a 3D scene...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

  • HaxeFlixel icon

    HaxeFlixel

    HaxeFlixel is a 2D Game Engine that lets you create cross-platform games easier with free, open source technology!

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • OpenFL icon

    OpenFL

    Build games and applications for almost every platform imaginable -- Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Firefox OS, Tizen...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux GitHub

  • TyranoBuilder icon

    TyranoBuilder

    Start making your own multi-platform video games right NOW, even if you know nothing about game programming or scripting!...

    Commercial Mac Windows Web / Cloud Steam