Alternatives to LÖVE for Linux with any license

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  • 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

  • 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

    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

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    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

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    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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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    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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    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

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    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

  • 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...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • MonoGame icon

    MonoGame

    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

  • Defold Engine icon

    Defold Engine

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

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • 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

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  • ENIGMA icon

    ENIGMA

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

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • GamePlay 2D/3D icon

    GamePlay 2D/3D

    GamePlay is an open-source, cross-platform, C++ game framework/engine for creating 2D/3D mobile and desktop games.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet

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    pyglet

    Cross-platform windowing and multimedia library for Python.

    Open Source 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Monkey X icon

    Monkey X

    Monkey is a modular language. You can create your own custom modules and use other people's - including the awesome box2d and...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • 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

  • Novashell

    Novashell is a high-level 2D game maker that tries to handle all the hard work behind the scenes allowing you to whip up sweet games...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux