Alternatives to XNA Game Studio Express for all platforms with any license

  • 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

  • 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

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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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    Torque 3D

    Torque 3D is a easy-to-use game creation platform. Architected from the ground up for maximum flexibility and performance across a...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    CryENGINE

    Free CryENGINE® 3 SDK for non-commercial use Anyone can now download a full version of the best All-In-One Game Development...

    Free Personal Windows

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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

  • 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

  • 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

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    Adventure Game Studio

    Adventure Game Studio provides the tools to make your own adventure, for free! Bring your story and artwork and slot it in, and let...

    Free Windows

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    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

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    Gamesalad

    GameSalad Creator is an authoring tool developed by GameSalad, Inc. (formerly Gendai Games) aimed primarily at non-programmers for...

    Commercial Mac Windows

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    Blitz3D

    Create 2D and 3D Games for Windows. If you've been yearning to create games but have been frustrated by the complexity of...

    Open Source Windows

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    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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    PlayN

    PlayN is a cross-platform game library that allows you to create a single Java codebase that runs in HTML5, Java, Android and Flash.

    Open Source Windows

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    Panda3D

    Panda3D is a game engine, a framework for 3D rendering and game development for Python and C++ programs. Panda3D is Open Source and...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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    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

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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

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    sdlBasic Discontinued

    sdlBasic is a small, efficient and multiplatform basic interpreter aimed to game creation using the power of SDL library, it was...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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  • 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

  • SunBurn Game Engine icon

    SunBurn Game Engine

    Create and publish XNA games for Xbox 360, Windows Phone 7, and Windows! Build stunning games with beautiful visuals, and quickly...

    Commercial Windows Windows Phone

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    BlitzMax

    Create 2D Games for Windows, MacOS and Linux. BlitzMax is the new, next generation game programming language from Blitz Research....

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • FPS Creator Classic icon

    FPS Creator Classic

    FPS Creator sets a new benchmark in the game creation market by providing an easy-to-use yet highly flexible editing environment. As...

    Open Source Windows

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    SDL.NET

    SDL.NET is a set of object-oriented CLS-compliant .NET bindings for the SDL gaming library and provides high-level access to audio...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    BlitzPlus

    Create 2D Games for Windows. BlitzPlus provides developers with a complete 2D programming solution for the PC. Utilising a BASIC/C...

    Open Source Windows

  • Reality Factory icon

    Reality Factory

    Reality Factory is a program that - in conjunction with other tools - allows you to create 1st and 3rd person perspective games...

    Open Source Windows

  • Darkbasic

    DarkBASIC Professional is the most advanced games development package built on the BASIC language currently available. No other...

    Commercial Windows

XNA Game Studio Express Comments

One of the best frameworks for 3D/2D game programming on Wi ...

Comment by RVasco
about XNA Game Studio Express Jun 2011

One of the best frameworks for 3D/2D game programming on Windows and XBOX360.

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