Visual Novel Maker is described as 'A revolutionary new tool for Visual Novel Creation aimed towards aspiring artists and writers to bring their stories to life' and is an app in the Development category. There are eight alternatives to Visual Novel Maker for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Twine, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Visual Novel Maker are Tuesday JS (Free, Open Source), Ink by Inkle (Free, Open Source), Naninovel (Paid) and SEEVN (Free).
Document-Based Scripts Designed for scriptwriters, naninovel scripts — unique feature of the engine — allow developing complex text-based adventure games using familiar text editors. Write stories, not code!
SEEVN is a visual novel engine (VNE) that allows artists and writers to bring dynamic stories with multiple paths to life, using an easy to understand scene node editor. Let players make their own choices, enter information and arrive at different endings.
Yarn Spinner is a tool for creating interactive dialogue for games. Write your conversations in Yarn, a simple programming language that's designed to be easy for writers to learn, while also powerful enough to handle whatever you need.