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    Leadwerks Alternatives

    Leadwerks is described as 'Game Engine provides the smoothest learning curve to take you from beginner to full-fledged game developer. Use the visual editor and the flowgraph system to set up game interactions without code. Use Lua to write your own game scripts' and is a Game Development Tool in the Development category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Leadwerks for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Godot Engine, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Leadwerks are Unity (Freemium), Unreal Engine (Freemium), Wick Editor (Free, Open Source) and CRYENGINE (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Dec 10, 2021

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      PlayN is a cross-platform game library that allows you to create a single Java codebase that runs in HTML5, Java, Android and Flash.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
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      Discontinued

      The project seems to be abandoned. Last version, 0.7.1, released in April 2014, can be still downloaded from SourceForge. See https://sourceforge.net/projects/worldforge/

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      Discontinued

      No updates, no downloads since 2016

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Lua
      The Cafu Engine is an all-purpose, modern 3D graphics engine and game development kit, feature complete to get you started quickly.
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      Discontinued

      No updates since 2012.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      AresEd is a high-level and fully featured 3D game creation suite. It is Free and Open Source. When it is finished you will be able to make full 3D games without writing any code (although a fallback to the python scripting language will be provided).

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be abandoned. Last version, 0.0.2, released in November 2012, can be still downloaded from Google Code.

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