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  1. GDevelop - Freemium & Open-Source
    Has a premium service.
    Only runs on 64-bit.
    Languages: GDevelop Visual, JavaScript
    Windows, Mac, Linux, Browser

  2. Cocos2d-x - Free & Open-Source
    Languages: C++, JavaScript, Lua
    Windows, Mac, HTML5

  3. Godot - Freemium & Open-Source
    Has a Patreon for exclusive rewards.
    Languages: GDScript, Visual Script, C#, C++
    Windows, Mac, Linux

  4. Scratch - Free
    Does not allow exporting.
    Languages: Block Code
    Windows, Max, Linux, Browser

  5. Unity - Freemium
    Games that cost money or have ads are not allowed to be published without a membership.
    You must have premium if your company makes $100K or more in a year.
    You must you Unity Plus if your game makes $200K or more in a year.
    Languages: C#, UnityScript
    Windows, Mac

  6. Unreal Engine - Freemium & Open-Source
    After you make $3000 on a game, you have to pay royalties and fees.
    It works on 32-bit and 64-bit, but it runs better on 64-bit.
    Languages: Blueprints, C++
    Windows, Mac

  7. Construct Classic - Free
    Requires DirectX to use.
    Languages: List Code

  8. Stencyl - Freemium
    You need to have a subscription to make applications.
    Languages: Block Code
    Windows, Mac, Linux

  9. Amazon Lumberyard - Free & Open-Source
    It is AAA.
    It works on 32-bit and 64-bit, but it runs better on 64-bit.
    Languages: Java, JavaScript, Python, Ruby

  10. WaveEngine - Free & Open-Source
    Languages: C#
    Windows, Mac Linux