Torque 2D Alternatives

    Torque 2D is described as 'extremely powerful, flexible, and fast open source engine dedicated to 2D game development' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Torque 2D for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is Cocos2d-x, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Torque 2D are MonoGame (Free, Open Source), LibGDX (Free, Open Source), AppGameKit Classic (Freemium) and Oxygine (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Oct 5, 2020

    • 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
    • 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


    • Libgdx is a Java game development framework that provides a unified API that works across all supported platforms.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
    • AppGameKit is a simple cross platform game development tool that runs on Windows, Linux, MacOS and Raspberry Pi. A version to run on Android and iOS is also available.
      • Freemium
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      • Raspbian
      • Raspberry Pi
      • HTML
    • Oxygine is completely free and open source (MIT license) 2D game engine, available on GitHub. It is written in C++ and runs on MacOSX, iOS, Android, Windows and Linux.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • iPad
    • SFML (Simple and Fast Multimedia Library) is a portable and easy-to-use API for multimedia programming.
      No screenshots yet
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Allegro 4 and Allegro 5 are cross-platform, libraries mainly aimed at video game and multimedia programming.
      No screenshots yet
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • iPhone
    • Free and open-source 2D game engine written entirely in C# and based on MonoGame with additional features.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
    • AGKSharp is a free implementation of AppGameKit to be used with C# and .NET.
      No screenshots yet
      • Free
      • Windows
    • nCine is a cross-platform 2D game engine in C++ for fast and performant game development.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • Emscripten