Alternatives to RenderMonkey for all platforms with any license



Web / Online


  • Shdr

    Shdr is an online ESSL (GLSL) shader editor, viewer and validator powered by WebGL.

    Open Source Web / Cloud Chrome

  • Shadertoy icon


    Shadertoy is the first application to allow developers all over the globe to push pixels from code to screen using WebGL since 2009. This website is the natural evolution of that original idea. On one hand, it has been rebuilt in...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • FX Composer icon

    FX Composer

    FX Composer is an integrated development environment (IDE) for authoring shaders. Shading languages it supports are HLSL, Cg, and CgFX.

    Free Windows

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RenderMonkey Comments

Had to use it for coursework at University, it's pretty goo ...

Comment by TyranicMoron
about RenderMonkey Jun 2011

Had to use it for coursework at University, it's pretty good. No longer supported, though, so may want to bear that in mind.