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"With GameMaker, I went from no programming knowledge to full-time developer in 2 years!" Seth Coster - Butterscotch Shenanigans - Crashlands. "GMS 2 is absolutely amazing and I cannot get over how great this software is to use".

GameMaker Alternatives

The best GameMaker alternatives based on verified products, community votes, reviews and other factors.
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    The multiplatform game creation tools for everyone.

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    Blender is the open source, cross platform suite of tools for 3D creation.

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    Unreal Engine 4 is a suite of integrated tools for game developers to design and build games, simulations, and visualizations.

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    Feature-packed 2D and 3D open source game engine.

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    The most powerful game development platform is now available to everyone. Full engine source code.

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    Amazon Lumberyard is a free AAA game engine deeply integrated with AWS and Twitch – with full...

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    Discover a smarter, map-based project portfolio. Easier planning, better data management, great collaboration - Arkit gives you one intuitive system to make every day more productive.

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    Make iOS (iPhone/iPad), Android, Flash, Windows & Mac games without code using Stencyl.

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    Check out all of the amazing features of RPG Maker VX Ace!

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    Open source Python framework for rapid development of applications that make use of innovative user interfaces, such as multi-touch apps. Installation on WindowsInstallation on Windows. Installation; What are wheels .

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    Buildbox is a new video game maker that is extremely easy to use.

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    PlayCanvas is an open-source game engine built on WebGL and WebVR.

GameMaker Reviews

External sources with reviews and comparisons of GameMaker

The Top 10 Video Game Engines
GameMaker Studio 2 is an engine from Yoyo Games. It’s the second iteration of GameMaker Studio and comes with an import feature so your previous projects with the first one can be up and running in no time.
11 tools to get you started making video games
Scripting / markup language(s): Uses a proprietary scripting language called GameMaker Language (GML) and a visual scripting language called Drag and Drop (DnD).
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