Alternatives to Inform for all platforms with any license

  • Twine

    Twine is an open-source tool for telling interactive, nonlinear stories. You don't need to write any code to create a simple story with Twine, but you can extend...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Squiffy

    Squiffy is a tool for creating multiple choice interactive fiction. It's written entirely in JavaScript - the compiler uses Node.js and the games it generates run in...

    Free Open Source Web Self-Hosted

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  • Quest

    Quest lets you create sophisticated text-based games, without having to program. Make text adventures, role-playing games, training materials, simulations, or...

    Free Windows

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  • Dedalus

    Dedalus is an authoring system for generating Choose Your Own Adventure (CYOA) narrative.

    Free Open Source Self-Hosted

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  • Undum

    Undum is a game framework for building a sophisticated form of hypertext interactive fiction.

    Free Open Source Self-Hosted

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    ADRIFT Developer is a Windows application that allows you to create complex interactive fiction games quickly and easily. It allows you to concentrate on the story by...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web

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  • Spatterlight

    Spatterlight is a native Cocoa application which plays most kinds of interactive fiction game files.

    • Doesn't use coding. You have to add a document, unlike Inform7 where you actually code Guest • Jun 2018 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac

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  • TADS

    TADS 3 is a robust, modern programming environment specially designed for creating Interactive Fiction.

    • It is THE major alternative to Inform Guest • Nov 2015 Disagree   Agree

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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