Engines

Unity 3D

A 2D / 3D game engine used in many popular indie games as well as AAA productions. Free personal edition, details

Godot

Open source 2D / 3D game engine, surprisingly rich in features. No royalties or payments are required.

Stencyl

2D game engine for multiple export targets. Allows “code free” programming using drag and drop code blocks & predefined behaviors details

OpenFL

Cross-Platform open source game engine. Strictly code-based without an integrated engine editor.

Löve

LÖVE is an framework you can use to make 2D games in Lua. It’s free, open-source, and works on Windows, details

YoYo Games – Gamemaker

GameMaker: Studio has everything you need for games development, no matter what your level or expertise.

Construct 2

Construct 2 is a powerful ground breaking HTML5 game creator designed specifically for 2D games. It allows anyone to build games details