The best open source alternative to GitKraken is GitAhead, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to GitKraken and many of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to GitKraken are TortoiseGit (Free, Open Source), Git Extensions (Free, Open Source), gitg (Free, Open Source) and git-cola (Free, Open Source).
TortoiseGit is a Windows Shell Interface to Git and based on TortoiseSVN. It's open source and can fully be build with freely available software. Since it's not an integration for a specific IDE like...
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Most users think TortoiseGit is a great alternative to GitKraken.
Git Extensions is a standalone UI tool for managing git repositories. It also integrates with Windows Explorer and Microsoft Visual Studio (2010/2012/2013/2015/2017). Linux is supported by 2.51 version with some issues.
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Git Extensions vs GitKraken opinions
pros, cons and recent comments
carlin5 It's totally transparent about what it does and it can handle any situation you get yourself into. I've had GitKraken die on me after I pruned dead branches because it was still referencing them for something. I don't think GitKraken is good for learning git or for people who like to work both in the command line and GUI.