Stencyl Alternatives and Similar Software

Alternatives to Stencyl for Windows, Mac, Linux, Web, iPad and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 25+ apps similar to Stencyl.

Stencyl isn't your average game creation software; it's a gorgeous, intuitive toolset that accelerates your workflow and then gets out of the way. We take care of the essentials, so you can focus on what's important - making your game yours. If your looking for more info about Stencyl like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 5/25/2019 10:18:00 PM

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  • ClickTeam Fusion

    [Multimedia Fusion 2 has been replaced by Clickteam Fusion 2.5.] Game and software creation has never been easier or quicker than with Clickteam Fusion 2.5! With Fusion 2.5’s amazing event editor system you are able to quickly generate games or apps. Within your first hour you will have learned the basics of the tool. Compile a windows app with a mouse click, Or target additional platforms like iOS, Android, Flash, XNA with the purchase of our optional exporters.

    Commercial Windows

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  • ENIGMA - LateralGM

    ENIGMA, the Extensible Non-Interpreted Game Maker Augmentation, is an open source cross-platform game development environment derived from that of the popular software GameMaker. Its intention is to provide you with a quality game creation tool and a bridge between high- and low-level programming languages. It can be used either through an IDE, namely, its sister project, LateralGM, or through a Command line interface.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Cocos Creator

    Cocos2d-x is an open-source and cross platform open source free game engine for mobile game development known for its speed, stability, and ease of use. Initially built for 2D games, the engine now features 3D tools for scene editing, lighting and more.

    Free Mac Windows

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  • 001 Game Creator

    Bring your game ideas and concepts to life with 001 Game Creator, which gives you the power to create a variety of game genres. With simple point-and-click scripting, and high customisability of characters, monsters, items and magic, you can make anything possible. Will soon support mobile platforms.

    Commercial $ $ $ Windows Web Windows Mobile Android iPhone ... Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

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  • Defold Engine

    The completely free game engine Defold solves the technical issues we all have in common when making games. That way, you can focus on being creative and building a great game. No Setup - Defold is a turn-key solution. There’s nothing to set up or configure. Just download the editor and get creative. FEATURES - Visual Editor - Version Control - Lua Code Editor - Particle Editor - Scene Editor - Title Editor

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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  • 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 editor. QICI Engine is made up of three parts: QICI Core, QICI Widget and QICI Editor. - QICI Core: A JavaScript Game Engine library that is based on Phaser. - QICI Widget: A JavaScript UI library for creating rich application with a superior user experience.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows

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  • RPG Paper Maker

    RPG Paper Maker is a free game maker engine including a 3D universe with many 2D sprites and some simplified 3D objects. Pretty close to the RPG Maker series, RPG Paper Maker finally give a way to create RPGs in a totally 3D universe as easy as it is in 2D! The engine is mainly adapted to J-RPGs, but you can do any type of game with it such as A-RPGs, FPS, Tactical RPGs etc.

    Free Personal Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Playir

    Create your own mobile apps & 3D multiplayer games with our super-easy design tools for iOS, Android, Windows Phone and HTML5! Less programming, more playing. Drag and drop - Makes your own menus and levels by simply dragging in new 3D models and images! Real-Time - The changes you make via source code or through our visual game editor is live sync'd in real-time.

    Freemium Open Source Android iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

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  • Arcade Game Studio

    ARGS is a program tool for making games with the look and feel of the '80s arcade games. Includes genres such as Run'n'Gun, vertical and horizontal Shooters or Platform games, you will be able to make similar games to Pac-Man, Commando, 1942, Ghosts 'n' Goblins or Gauntlet, all with your own sprite sheets, pixel art, sound effects, and music. You also get a real arcade feel while playing, check this images taken with the program on recreating classic games.

    • Discontinued No update from developer and site is gone, it opens with an image instead of the site.

    Free Windows

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  • 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, human-readable way - you dont need to program or script anything at all. Its intuitive for beginners, but powerful enough for advanced users to work without hindrance. Construct Classic works with big images, making this game development tool a better choice for artists and ilustrators.

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • 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 the data files are in XML format and are easily editable with any text editor.

    • Discontinued The last update was released on February 12th, 2014.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • GeeXLab

    GeeXLab is a free standalone application for desktop operating systems. Just download it and use it. GeeXLab is available for Windows 32/64-bit, Linux 64-bit, Mac OS X and Raspberry Pi. GeeXLab supports both Lua and Python as main languages for demo coding as well as GLSL (OpenGL and Vulkan) and HLSL (Direct3D 12 -- Windows 10 only) for realtime shader programming. Lua and Python can be used at the same time in a demo. Some scripts can be coded in Python and others in Lua.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Raspberry Pi

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  • 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 makes it easy for kids and adults to create video games, maps and worlds.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • PGE Project

    So what exactly is this? This is a free and open source game engine and toolkit allowing you to create games of the platforming genre. The main and important idea of this project is to make it possible for any user to create platform games from existing media which you have or which you can draw yourself. This is an idea I found in the SMBX fan game, but I also found that the main deficiency of SMBX lied in a strict data standard and its being closed-source to the Mario fan game series.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Blitz3D

    Create 2D and 3D Games for Windows. If you've been yearning to create games but have been frustrated by the complexity of programming languages such as C++ or Java, you've come to the right place! Blitz3D provides a simple yet powerful environment for game creation - simple, because its based around the popular and easy to use BASIC programming language; and powerful, thanks to a highly optimized underlying 2D/3D engine.

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • FPS Creator Classic

    FPS Creator sets a new benchmark in the game creation market by providing an easy-to-use yet highly flexible editing environment. As its name implies this is a tool for creating action-packed FPS games with no programming or 3D modelling knowledge required. Using an intuitive and visual Windows interface you literally paint your game world into the scene.

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • ct.js

    Highly extensible The core library of ct.js is small but powerful and can be easily extended in one click by modules. Users can write their own modules, too. Easy to learn ct.js is accessible and ready-to-use for both newbies and pros. It is bundled with examples, tutorials, and docs. Games that run everywhere Games created with ct.js run in any modern browser, including mobile ones. The developer also plans to add an option to pack game projects as executable.

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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  • WaveEngine

    Today, we are proud to launch WAVE ENGINE, the ultimate solution that enables you, game developer, to focus in creating mobile games using one of the leading programming language C#. WAVE ENGINE handles the automated and transparent re-codification of your games in all mobile platforms.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Lobster

    Lobster is a game programming language. It was developed to make it easier for people who are already programmers to prototype and make games.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

  • Minko

    3D. Everywhere. Minko is a technology to develop and design rich, interactive and universal 3D applications targeting computers, web browsers and mobile platforms. It provides a powerful editor on top of a robust, extensible and fully documented open source core framework, and is created and maintained by Aerys.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web

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  • Amazon Lumberyard

    Amazon Lumberyard is a free, cross-platform, 3D game engine for you to create the highest-quality games, connect your games to the vast compute and storage of the AWS Cloud, and engage fans on Twitch. By starting game projects with Lumberyard, you can spend more of your time creating great gameplay and building communities of fans, and less time on the undifferentiated heavy lifting of building a game engine and managing server infrastructure.

    Free Windows

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  • 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 chance to get and change the source code of the game creator and design and develop 2D games for iPhone, iPad, Mac OS X, Windows, Linux, Pocket PC, Windows Mobile, Windows Mobile-based Smartphones and GP2X.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • FlashDevelop

    FlashDevelop is a free and open source (MIT license) code editor for Actionscript (2 and 3), Flex (MXML) and HaXe.

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • Maratis

    Maratis is a portable, simple and visual game development tool designed for artists and developers. The Engine has been tested on Windows, Mac, Linux and iOS and can be used virtually on any platform. Maratis is Free and Open-source. Use a simple Lua scripting language or have access to the full Engine in C++.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux iPhone iPad

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