Summary List Popular Game Engines  (0 - 30 of 543)
Unity

1. Unity

7 hours ago Released May 30, 2005 with a commercial licence

Unity is a multiplatform game development tool, designed from the start to ease creation. A fully integrated professional application, Unity just happens...

Unreal Engine 4

2. Unreal Engine 4

1 day ago Released Mar 18, 2014 with a commercial licence

The most world-class game engine to date, Unreal Engine 4 gives you the power to do more than ever before. Bring your creative visions to life directly...

Unreal Development Kit

3. Unreal Development Kit

2 hours ago Released Oct 31, 2009 with a commercial licence

UDK is Unreal Engine 3 – the complete professional development framework. All the tools you need to create great games, advanced visualizations and detailed...

Wave Engine

4. Wave Engine

1 week ago Released Feb 21, 2013 with a proprietary licence

Wave Engine was born 2 years ago with the exciting mission of developing an engine to help the mobile game developers’ community.

CryENGINE 3

5. CryENGINE 3

2 weeks ago Released Aug 15, 2011 with a commercial licence

CryENGINE®3 is the first PC, Playstation®3, and Xbox 360™ all-in-one game development solution that is Next-Gen ready with scalable computation and graphics...

Custom Built

6. Custom Built

20 hours ago Released Sep 1, 2007 with a commercial licence

The engine used to build this game was a once-off creation, designed explicitly to run this particular title. This is not a _real_ game engine, this is...

Game Maker Studio

7. Game Maker Studio

22 hours ago Released Nov 14, 1999 with a commercial licence

The GameMaker: Studio™ family of products caters to entry-level novices and seasoned game development professionals equally, allowing them to create casual...

Lightweight Java Game Library

8. Lightweight Java Game Library

1 month ago Released Jul 23, 2002 with a bsd licence

The Lightweight Java Game Library (LWJGL) is a solution aimed directly at professional and amateur Java programmers alike to enable commercial quality...

Source

9. Source

2 weeks ago Released Oct 31, 2004 with a commercial licence

The Source engine is a 3D game engine developed by Valve Corporation. Its unique features include a large degree of modularity and flexibility, an artist-driven...

Blender Game Engine

10. Blender Game Engine

3 days ago Released Aug 30, 2009 with a gpl licence

The Blender Game Engine is a component of Blender, a free and open-source comprehensive 3D production suite, used for making real-time interactive content...

XNA

11. XNA

6 days ago Released Dec 31, 2006 with a public domain licence

Microsoft XNA is a set of tools with a managed runtime environment provided by Microsoft that facilitates video game development and management. XNA attempts...

Frostbite 3

12. Frostbite 3

3 months ago Released Nov 30, 2013 with a proprietary licence

In development since 2011, Frostbite 3 is an improvement of Frostbite 2 and will debut with Battlefield 4 in 2013. It only supports DirectX 11 on PCs...

Leadwerks

13. Leadwerks

1 month ago Released Jan 6, 2014 with a commercial licence

Leadwerks is the easiest way to make games that look amazing. With a rapid development pipeline, support for C++ and Lua programming, and plenty of learning...

C4 Engine

14. C4 Engine

1 month ago Released May 4, 2005 with a commercial licence

The C4 Engine is a comprehensive suite of professional, robustly implemented game programming tools for PlayStation 4, Windows, Mac, and Linux.

OpenMW

15. OpenMW

6 days ago TBD with a gpl licence

The Open Source Engine Reimplementation of the Game Morrowind.

SAGE (Strategy Action Game Engine)

16. SAGE (Strategy Action Game Engine)

5 months ago Released Jun 14, 2001 with a proprietary licence

The SAGE engine is a game engine used by Westwood Studios and Electronic Arts for real-time strategy games.

AndEngine

17. AndEngine

20 hours ago Released Jun 10, 2010 with a l-gpl licence

AndEngine is a free 2D OpenGL Game Engine for the Android platform.

libGDX

18. libGDX

23 hours ago Released Dec 31, 2009 with a commercial licence

The libGDX project is a cross-platform game development library written in Java, with some JNI code for performance hungry sections. It abstracts away...

DarkPlaces engine

19. DarkPlaces engine

3 days ago Released Mar 30, 2000 with a gpl licence

Highly evolved engine based on id Software technology, available under dual license (GPL, proprietary licensing for commercial use available).

Multimedia Fusion

20. Multimedia Fusion

1 day ago Released Jun 30, 2006 with a commercial licence

Multimedia Fusion is the perfect tool for creating applications, multimedia applications and exciting games. MMF continues the amazingly powerful graphical...

Xash3D Engine

21. Xash3D Engine

2 months ago Released Apr 23, 2011 with a gpl licence

Xash3D is a custom Gold Source build from a scratch. Xash3D overcomes obsolete Gold Source engine's limits and provides for you a new quality of gaming...

id Tech 4

22. id Tech 4

10 months ago Released Aug 2, 2003 with a commercial licence

Previously referred to as the 'Doom 3 Engine', Tech 4 is id Software's current licensing platform. Powering games such as Doom 3, Quake 4 and Enemy Territory...

FPSC

23. FPSC

5 days ago Released Dec 1, 2005 with a commercial licence

This engine is the code behind "The game Creator's" FPS Creator development tool, A powerful, yet rough FPS engine.

Pyrogenesis

24. Pyrogenesis

1 month ago TBD with a gpl licence

Pyrogenesis is the nickname given to the custom built engine developed for 0 A.D. Featuring an enriched 3D environment, a particle system, OGL graphics...

Dunia

25. Dunia

1 year ago Released Oct 21, 2008 with a proprietary licence

The Dunia Engine is a game engine designed by Kirmaan Aboobaker while working at Crytek. It is based on the CryEngine but was heavily modified by the...

Construct 2

26. Construct 2

3 days ago Released Jul 1, 2011 with a commercial licence

Construct 2 is an exciting new program that lets you make games — no programming knowledge required! Bundled with over 120 sound effects, loads of original...

Doom Engine

27. Doom Engine

4 months ago Released Dec 10, 1993 with a gpl licence

The Doom engine is the game engine that powers the id Software games Doom and Doom II, as well as Raven Software's titles Heretic and Hexen, then finally...

GoldSource

28. GoldSource

3 months ago Released Nov 17, 1998 with a commercial licence

This QuakeWorld-based engine powered some of the most critically acclaimed engine's of it's day, like Half-Life, Counter-Strike, Day of Defeat, and many...

RPG Maker VX Ace

29. RPG Maker VX Ace

1 day ago Released Mar 15, 2012 with a commercial licence

Simple Enough for a Child; Powerful Enough for a Developer RPG Maker VX Ace improves every aspect of RPG creation, making it not only the latest, but...

Frostbite 2

30. Frostbite 2

1 year ago Released Dec 29, 2011 with a commercial licence

Frostbite 2 was one of the first engines released to support DirectX 11 technology debuting with DICE's blockbuster Battlefield 3.

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Unity
Unity Commercial Released May 30, 2005
Unreal Engine 4
Unreal Engine 4 Commercial Released Mar 18, 2014
Unreal Development Kit
Unreal Development Kit Commercial Released Oct 31, 2009
Wave Engine
Wave Engine Proprietary Released Feb 21, 2013
CryENGINE 3
CryENGINE 3 Commercial Released Aug 15, 2011
Custom Built
Custom Built Commercial Released Sep 1, 2007
Game Maker Studio
Game Maker Studio Commercial Released Nov 14, 1999
Lightweight Java Game Library
Lightweight Java Game Library BSD Released Jul 23, 2002
Source
Source Commercial Released Oct 31, 2004
Blender Game Engine
Blender Game Engine GPL Released Aug 30, 2009
XNA
XNA Public Domain Released Dec 31, 2006
Frostbite 3
Frostbite 3 Proprietary Released Nov 30, 2013
Leadwerks
Leadwerks Commercial Released Jan 6, 2014
C4 Engine
C4 Engine Commercial Released May 4, 2005
OpenMW
OpenMW GPL TBD