Free RPG Maker Alternatives

    The best free alternative to RPG Maker is Godot Engine, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to RPG Maker and loads of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to RPG Maker are Open RPG Maker (Free, Open Source), GDevelop (Free Personal, Open Source), Scratch (Free, Open Source) and Cocos2d-x (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 30, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Mokoi Gaming is a Game Creation Tool. Mokoi Games are platform neutral, if a compatible player is available for OS or Device, you can play games with no troubles. We're also have projects to help with creating and sharing platform neutral games.

      Discontinued

      Official website is unavailable.

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Play, create and share 2d worlds. Easy to use. Free. No ads.
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    1. Solarus is a free and open-source Action-RPG game engine, licensed under GPL v3, and written in C++. It runs quests in Lua, and can work on a great number of platforms. Solarus also features a game editor and a game launcher.
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    2. Thinking Worlds is a globally unique 3D sims & games creation environment. It enables novice and advanced developers alike to create and publish highly immersive sims & games – rapidly.

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 3.5.3, released in September 2011, can be still downloaded from Download.com

    3. MAGE stands for MAKE A GAME EXPERIENCE The goal for MAGE is to make it as easy as possible for people to create their own 3D universes, adventures and stories. PLAY WHILE YOU CREATE!.

      Discontinued

      No updates, no downloads since 2016

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
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      Pixelbox is an HTML5/JavaScript, 2D game engine inspired by fantasy consoles like PICO-8. Besides a framework geared toward fast prototyping, Pixelbox also includes tile, level, music and sound editors.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Dart RPG is an open-source, browser-based 2D RPG and game editor. It's basically a game maker you use in your browser to make 2D tile-based RPGs, which are saved into and loaded from JSON files.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Python
      fgmk is a Python based editor for making retro, 2D RPG games. Games are composed of plain text files, images and a index.html file containing the engine.
    4. Scroller Game Creator is a tool that enables you to create scroller-type games without any programming knowledge. The program is a full game creator, it handles all game elements that are required, and it produces the final executable.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Lugdunon is an entirely moddable MMO in which YOU shape the world you want to play in! Run your own server and forge your own continent from the sea. Create creatures with the built in NPC editing tool. Define your own skills, achievements, and items.
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