mod.io Alternatives

    mod.io is described as 'open platform for hosting mods created by the team behind ModDB.com and IndieDB.com. It can be integrated in-game using the REST API, C/C++ SDK or engine plugins for Unity, Unreal Engine and GameMaker'. There are six alternatives to mod.io for Online / Web-based, Windows, Linux, Microsoft Azure and Mac. The best alternative is Nexus Mods, which is free. Other great apps like mod.io are Steam Workshop (Free), GameSparks (Free Personal), CrossBrowdy (Free, Open Source) and PlayFab (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Feb 17, 2021

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      The Nexus Sites are a large network of community driven websites that support the free and open sharing of video game mods and downloadable content in a welcoming environment.
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      The Steam Workshop is a central hub of player-created content and tools to publish, organize, and download that content into your games. Different games will utilize the Workshop in different ways.
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    1. GameSparks is a Backend-as-a-Service solution provider to mobile game developers to help them reduce the overall cost of development of their games and improve retention of their players and monetization of games post launch.
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    2. CrossBrowdy is an open-source and free JavaScript framework that let developers create multimedia apps, game engines, games, emulators and so on.
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    3. PlayFab offers a complete backend service to build, launch, and grow live games The backend services your game needs, exposed via our ever-expanding API of more than 200 functions. Use them by themselves, or mix-and-match with your own custom backend services.
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      Steamworks is a free suite of tools available to any developer to use in their game or software on Steam.
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      Doesn't have tools for adding a modding platform to your game.
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