PlayCanvas Alternatives

    PlayCanvas is described as 'is the world’s easiest to use WebGL Game Engine. It’s free, it’s open source and it’s backed by amazing developer tools'. There are more than 25 games similar to PlayCanvas for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Godot Engine, which is both free and Open Source. Other PlayCanvas like games are Unity (Freemium), Unreal Engine (Freemium), Verge3D (Freemium) and Construct 2 (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Sep 14, 2021

    1. Dedicated player using Unity Web Player Plugin.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Windows Phone
      • Xbox
      Wicked Engine is an open-source game engine written in C++. The main focus is to be easy to set up and use, light weight, high performance, and graphically advanced.


    2. Pixel Game Maker MV allows you to build up your own action game with no programming knowledge necessary. This engine was designed with the idea of giving a voice to people's passions, allowing them to freely express the game that they have held in their hearts.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      batari Basic (bB) is a BASIC-like language for creating Atari 2600 games. It creates a binary file that can be run on an Atari 2600 emulator or the binary file may be used to make a cartridge that will operate on a real Atari 2600.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Rogue Engine is a full featured environment for game development using WebGL. Create projects in an intuitive and familiar 3D environment using configurable components made with Typescript.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • JavaScript
      melonJS is an open source HTML5 game engine that empowers developers and designers to focus on content.
    3. Framework for developing 3D web apps with physics.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Spring is a versatile 3D RTS game engine. Using extensively Lua for scripting game-specific code to make nearly every aspect of the engine customizable, from GUI, to unit AI, to pathfinding.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      QICI Engine is a free and opensource JavaScript library, based on free and opensource game engine Phaser, with a web-based comprehensive suite of HTML5 game making editor. QICI Engine is made up of three parts: QICI Core, QICI Widget and QICI Editor.

      Discontinued

      The GitHub repository hasn't been updated since mid-2016.

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    4. 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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