Stingray Alternatives

    The most popular alternative is MonoGame, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 9 alternatives to Stingray so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Stingray alternatives are Cocos Creator (Free), Amazon Lumberyard (Free), Arcade Game Studio (Free) and QICI Engine (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Sep 21, 2019

    • One framework for creating powerful cross-platform games. The spiritual successor to XNA with 1000's of titles shipped across desktop, mobile, and console platforms.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
    • Cocos Creator is a complete package of game development tools and workflow, including a game engine (based on Cocos2d-x), resource management, scene editing, game preview, debug and publish one project to multiple platforms.
      • Free
      • Mac
      • Windows


    • Amazon Lumberyard is a free AAA game engine deeply integrated with AWS and Twitch – with full source.
    • Making games as the '80s arcade games. Includes Run'n'Gun, vertical & horizontal Shooters or Platform, makes games as Pac-Man, Commando, 1942, Ghosts 'n' Goblins or Gauntlet, with sprite sheets, pixel art, sound fx, & music. You get arcade feel.
    • 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.

      Discontinued

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

      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
    • Whitestorm.js is a framework for 3D web apps built with Three.js technology. It implements a core for fast development of a 3D scene with physics.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
    • melonJS is an open source HTML5 game engine that empowers developers and designers to focus on content.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • JavaScript
    • Amulet is a free Lua-based audio/visual toolkit suitable for small games and experimentation. It runs on Windows, Mac, Linux, HTML5 and iOS.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Bitmelo is a game editor and engine for making small pixel art games. The editor has everything you need to develop a game in one convenient location.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online