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  • RPGBoss icon


    Rpgboss is a RPG game creating software like RPG Maker, very easy to use and no-programming knowledge need.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Discontinued Latest commit 1cd0673 on Jan 15, 2016. See
    • This app is the best altervative you can find: this is just like rpg maker and with so many built in resources Guest • Nov 2015 Disagree   Agree
    • Exactly like rpgmaker, but free and open sourced. Guest • May 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Same interface, Same charset, Same maps, Same "programming" interface kaylOct 2015 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Polycode icon


    Polycode is a C++ and Lua framework for building interactive applications. It is free, open source and cross-platform.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued Latest commit 37a40fe on Sep 22, 2015. See
  • Cocos2d-x icon


    cocos2d-x is a cross platform open source free 2D game engine for mobile gamedev, that is fast and stable, easy to learn and use.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Windows Mobile Android iPhone Blackberry Android Tablet ... Windows Phone iPad Blackberry 10

  • Open RPG Maker icon

    Open RPG Maker

    Open RPG Maker is a free and open source clone of features from the RPG Maker series (i.e. rpgmaker200, rpgmaker2003, rpgmakerxp), as well as many other features. All of...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued The last update was released on February 12th, 2014.
    • It's very similar to RPG Maker, and is fairly easy to use. Guest • Jul 2016 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Urho3D icon


    Urho3D is a lightweight, cross-platform rendering and game engine implemented in C++ and released under the MIT license. Greatly inspired by OGRE and Horde3D.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Raspberry Pi

  • Game Editor icon

    Game Editor

    Game Editor is the open source game design software that gives you the power to create the games of your dreams, and, unlike other game creation tools, gives you the...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    • Discontinued No updates since Jan 2013 :
  • Construct Classic icon

    Construct Classic

    Construct Classic is a free, DirectX 9 game creator for Windows, designed for 2D games. It uses an event based system for defining how the game behaves, in a visual...

    Free Open Source Windows

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    • Discontinued Construct Classic was retired in order to focus on 2. Last version, r2, released in February 2012, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.
  • QICI Engine icon

    QICI Engine

    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...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows

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  • Platinum Arts Sandbox icon

    Platinum Arts Sandbox

    Platinum Arts Sandbox Free 3D Game Maker is an open source free game maker, free RPG Maker, free sidescroller maker, free Machinima creator, and game design tool that...

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • RPG Toolkit icon

    RPG Toolkit

    The RPG Toolkit is a free, open source project delivering a simple, flexible and powerful tool for the creation of role-playing games on your personal computer. The...

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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RPG Maker Comments

Linux and Mac tags

Comment by Kirill
about RPG Maker · Apr 2017 · Helpful Not helpful

Latest version of RPG Maker - RPG Maker MV has support for Linux distributions and Mac OS X. Please don't remove these tags.

Comment by kevinprayogo
about RPG Maker · Mar 2017 · Helpful Not helpful

This engine is easy and simple to use,but very powerful.


Customizable Characters

Comment by User2551023
about RPG Maker · Apr 2013 · Helpful Not helpful

All I need are customizable characters, and to know if they can move and I'll get this =) please reply asap, Thank you! (email is gtgblackfire@gmail . com)