Alternatives to LÖVE for all platforms with any license

Platforms

Show 17 hidden platforms
  • Unity icon

    Unity

    Unity is a multi-platform game development tool, designed from the start to ease creation. A fully integrated professional application, Unity offers the free Personal Edition with all features, and a Pro subscription at 75$ a month...

    Free Personal 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 also has other export options such as PhoneGap, AppMobi, Kongregate and Scirra Arcade. Making...

    Freemium Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • 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 or coding skill is required! It is easy to use and powerful enough for advanced users. Game...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPad

  • 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. Unreal Engine’s rendering architecture enables developers to achieve stunning visuals and also scale...

    Free Personal 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

    No features added Add a feature
  • 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 computer. Its easy and efficient script language makes it possible for non-programmers to make visual...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature
  • 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 time. In 2012, Stencyl will expand into Android and HTML5 game publishing. Games can be published to...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature
  • 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 in real-time.

    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

    No features added Add a feature
    • Pygame is an SDL wrapper library for Python. Definitely similar enough to LOVE to be on the alt list Guest • Sep 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • 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

  • 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 as pointers, unsigned data types, inline assembly, object orientation, and many others.

    Open Source Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature
  • Know any more alternatives to LÖVE?

    Suggest an application to this list
  • LibGDX icon

    LibGDX

    Libgdx is a Java game development framework that provides a unified API that works across all supported platforms.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone ... Android Tablet iPad

    No features added Add a feature
  • 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 comprehensive suite of HTML5 game making editor. QICI Engine is made up of three parts: QICI Core, QICI...

    Open Source Mac Windows GitHub

    No features added Add a feature
  • Game Editor icon

    Game Editor

    Game Editor is the open source game design software that gives you the power to create the games of your dreams, and, unlike other game creation tools, gives you the chance to get and change the source code of the game creator and...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature
    • Discontinued No updates since Jan 2013 : https://sourceforge.net/projects/game-editor/
  • Wick Editor icon

    Wick Editor

    The Wick Editor is a free online tool that facilitates the production of web-based, multimedia projects. Wick aims to make web technologies more accessible, letting individuals create everything from basic animations to complex video...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Phaser icon

    Phaser

    Phaser is a fun, free and fast 2D game framework for making HTML5 games for desktop and mobile web browsers, supporting Canvas and WebGL rendering.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature
  • ENIGMA - LateralGM icon

    ENIGMA - LateralGM

    ENIGMA, the Extensible Non-Interpreted Game Maker Augmentation, is an open source cross-platform game development environment derived from that of the popular software GameMaker. Its intention is to provide you with a quality game...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature
  • Share this list of alternatives?

  • MonoGame icon

    MonoGame

    One framework for creating powerful cross-platform games. The spiritual successor to XNA with 1000's of titles shipped across desktop, mobile, and console platforms. MonoGame is a fully managed .NET open source game framework...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud GitHub

    No features added Add a feature
  • 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 mostly written in C, but allows you to develop with it with any language that can interface to C.

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

    No features added Add a feature
  • Atomic Game Engine icon

    Atomic Game Engine

    The Atomic Game Engine features a cross-platform editor with deployment to Windows, OSX, Linux, WebGL, Android, and iOS.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature
  • Defold Engine icon

    Defold Engine

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

    Free Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature
  • Construct Classic icon

    Construct Classic

    Construct is a free, DirectX 9 game creator for Windows, designed for 2D games. It uses an event based system for defining how the game behaves, in a visual, human-readable way - you dont need to program or script anything at all. Its...

    Open Source Windows

    No features added Add a feature
    • Discontinued Last version was released in February 2012
  • TyranoBuilder icon

    TyranoBuilder

    Start making your own multi-platform video games right NOW, even if you know nothing about game programming or scripting! TyranoBuilder’s suite of intuitive drag-and-drop tools allows you to create high quality visual novels with...

    Commercial Mac Windows Web / Cloud Steam

    No features added Add a feature
  • 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

  • Alice icon

    Alice

    Alice is an innovative 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create an animation for telling a story, playing an interactive game, or a video to share on the web. Alice is a teaching tool for introductory computing. It uses...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • Cocos Creator icon

    Cocos Creator

    Cocos Creator is a complete package of game development tools and workflow, including a game engine (based on Cocos2d-x), resource management, scene editing, game preview, debug and publish one project to multiple platforms.

    Free Mac Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • Flixel Game Engine icon

    Flixel Game Engine

    Flixel is an open source game-making library that is completely free for personal or commercial use.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature
  • Amazon Lumberyard icon

    Amazon Lumberyard

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

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • melonJS icon

    melonJS

    melonJS is an open source HTML5 game engine that empowers developers and designers to focus on content.

    Open Source Self-Hosted JavaScript

    No features added Add a feature
  • 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 Javascript code that can be played in web browsers using the next generation web standard HTML5. With...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature
  • 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 ONCE Develop your game once, and distribute it with a click everywhere. With one click your game...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

    No features added Add a feature
  • OpenFL icon

    OpenFL

    Build games and applications for almost every platform imaginable -- Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Firefox OS, Tizen, Flash and even HTML5.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux GitHub

    No features added Add a feature

LÖVE Comments

Echo echo ... Feels empty in here

Maybe you want to be the first to submit a comment about LÖVE ? Just click the button up to your right!