Amazon Storywriter Alternatives

    Amazon Storywriter is described as 'A new screenwriting experience brought to you by Amazon Studios. Write your screenplay and focus on the story with features like auto-formatting, offline writing, and import/export in your favorite file formats. Keep your scripts safe with unlimited, secure storage in the cloud' and is an app in the Backup & Sync category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Amazon Storywriter for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is Manuskript, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Amazon Storywriter are Scrivener (Paid), Hemingway Editor (Paid), Gingko (Freemium) and Quoll Writer (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 8, 2019

    1. Liquid Story Binder XE is a uniquely designed word processor for professional and aspiring authors, poets, and novelists. Writing software for those who require the editing ability of a commercial text editor as well as a document tracking system.

      Discontinued

      Last update was around 2011, can still be bought.

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    2. Collaborative screenwriting for everyone* *Great for solo writers as well!
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      With Highland, crafting a perfectly-formatted screenplay is as simple as writing an email. Just type. Highland will make it look good.
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    3. Outline 4D is an outlining and writing program that lets you brainstorm, create, structure and organize your ideas.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      A tailor-made writing application for fiction writers that lets you plan, organize, and write stories and series. You can create story outlines from pre-defined templates, create and manage rich and interesting characters, build immersive fictional worlds and more.
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    4. Campfire Pro is a pre-writing software for writers. Its features include character sheets, an endless narrative timeline, and map support for world building.
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      • Windows
      FrameForge Previz Studio 3 enables you to create a virtual 3D set in your computer with the freedom to place any number of virtual cameras in any placement, angle or height desired.
      • Windows
      • Linux
      FLIX is a visual story development tool for feature film, TV production, games, and more. Designed to promote fast-paced creative collaboration, FLIX removes the technical barriers that can cause frustration and slow you down.
    5. Storymill is a creative writing tool geared towards book writers; although, it could easily be used for other big creative writing projects, like scripts.

      Discontinued

      The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 4.0.5, released in November 2011, can be still bought from the official website.

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    6. Write Genre is streamlined to get you into the writing flow and keep you there. With it's clean and simple interface Write Genre is novel writing software made easier. Write Genre does away with separate notes or outlines.
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