Construct 2 Alternatives for Linux

    Construct 2 is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is GDevelop. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Godot Engine or Wick Editor. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Construct 2 and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Construct 2 are RPG Maker (Paid), ENIGMA - LateralGM (Free, Open Source), Stencyl (Freemium) and Defold Engine (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 26, 2021

    1. GDevelop is an open-source game making software designed to be used by everyone. Any kind of 2D games can be created with it and no programming skills are required to get started. Logic of games are made using visual events.
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      GDevelop vs Construct 2 opinions
      Almost everyone thinks GDevelop is a great alternative to Construct 2.
      Using a very similar event system as Construct 2. It is HTML5 based like Construct 2. Can export directly to mobile and desktop like Construct 3 It got a version that runs in the browser that we can use even on Chrome OS. It got a desktop version that runs on Windows, Linux and Mac. It got a great, welcoming community, best place for complete beginners. Completely free and open-source.
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

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      User Interface is similar to Construct 2
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

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      with gdevelop we can make 2d makes without writing a single line of code thanks to the events editor
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

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    2. Godot is a fully featured, open source, MIT licensed game engine. It focuses on having great tools, and a visual oriented workflow that can export to PC, Mobile and Web platforms. It is a cross-platform 2D and 3D game engine and game development IDE.
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      Godot Engine vs Construct 2 opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Construct 2 does not require any proggraming to use, GODOT requires that you learn a proggraming language.
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    3. The Wick Editor is a free and open-source tool for creating games, animations, and everything in-between. It's designed to be the most accessible tool for creating multimedia projects on the web. Your creations can run on any device with a web browser - that means mobile too.
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    4. The RPG Maker software series is a set of game creation suites aimed at easy 2D role playing game creation.
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      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.
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    5. Stencyl isn't your average game creation software; it's a gorgeous, intuitive toolset that accelerates your workflow and then gets out of the way. We take care of the essentials, so you can focus on what's important - making your game yours.
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    6. The completely free and open-source game engine Defold solves the technical issues we all have in common when making games. That way, you can focus on being creative and building a great game.
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    7. RPG Paper Maker is a free game maker engine including a 3D universe with many 2D sprites and some simplified 3D objects. Pretty close to the RPG Maker series, RPG Paper Maker finally give a way to create RPGs in a totally 3D universe as easy as it is in 2D!
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    8. So what exactly is this? This is a free and open-source game engine and toolkit, that allows the creation of games of the platform genre.
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      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.
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