Summary List Popular Game Engines  (0 - 30 of 559)
Unity

1. Unity

12 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...

Source

2. 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...

CryENGINE 3

3. CryENGINE 3

6 days 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...

Unreal Engine 4

4. 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...

Xash3D Engine

5. Xash3D Engine

4 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...

Custom Built

6. Custom Built

11 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...

Wave Engine

7. Wave Engine

3 weeks 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.

Lightweight Java Game Library

8. Lightweight Java Game Library

1 day 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...

GameMaker: Studio

9. GameMaker: Studio

21 hours ago Released Nov 13, 1999 with a commercial licence

GameMaker: Studio caters to entry-level novices and seasoned game development professionals equally, allowing them to create cross-platform games in record...

Multimedia Fusion

10. Multimedia Fusion

2 days 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...

Skyline Game Engine

11. Skyline Game Engine

1 day ago Released Dec 23, 2014 with a commercial licence

Skyline is a modern take on the game engine offering full features for only £40, with no royalties and no limitations. It has been designed to work much...

Unreal Engine 2

12. Unreal Engine 2

1 week ago Released Dec 1, 2000 with a commercial licence

Unreal Engine 2 is a complete game development framework targeted at today's mainstream PC's, Microsoft's Xbox game console, and Sony's PlayStation 2.

GoldSource

13. GoldSource

1 month 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...

Pyrogenesis

14. Pyrogenesis

6 months 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...

RAGE

15. RAGE

3 months ago Released May 23, 2006 with a proprietary licence

Rockstar Advanced Game Engine (RAGE) is a game engine developed by the RAGE Technology Group at the video game developer Rockstar San Diego with contributions...

Stencyl

16. Stencyl

14 hours ago Released Apr 29, 2012 with a commercial licence

Its a very easy engine to use, and many, many users use it, its free engine, but you can also buy extra functions to it. So you can delete thier splash...

GEM 2

17. GEM 2

4 months ago Released Feb 19, 2009 with a commercial licence

GEM 2 is the latest middleware from the Ukrainian game developers Best Way. Their engine is already well known in Eastern Europe and multiple titles were...

2D Fighter Maker 2nd

18. 2D Fighter Maker 2nd

1 year ago TBD with a commercial licence

2D Fighter Maker 2nd (FM2K) was released by ASCII's successor company, Enterbrain. An update to the original version, FM2K allowed for a greater amount...

Unreal Development Kit

19. Unreal Development Kit

1 week 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...

SAGE (Strategy Action Game Engine)

20. SAGE (Strategy Action Game Engine)

10 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.

Frostbite 3

21. Frostbite 3

2 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...

RPG Maker VX Ace

22. RPG Maker VX Ace

3 days 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...

IW Engine

23. IW Engine

2 years ago Released Oct 22, 2005 with a commercial licence

The IW Engine is a game engine developed by Infinity Ward, based on id Tech 3, which was first used on the highly successful game Call of Duty 2. Since...

Eclipse Worlds 1.2.6

24. Eclipse Worlds 1.2.6

2 days ago Released Aug 23, 2013 with a gpl licence

A 2-D MMORPG engine inspired by XtremeWorlds and PlayerWorlds allowing you to make your very own MMO game very quickly and easy that you can share with...

FPSC

25. FPSC

6 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.

id Tech 3

26. id Tech 3

4 months ago Released Dec 3, 1999 with a gpl licence

Previously called the "QUAKE 3 Engine" and one of the most successful licensed engines in history, id Tech 3 was the engine used to create games such...

RenderWare

27. RenderWare

1 year ago Released Dec 31, 1997 with a commercial licence

RenderWare is a 3D API and graphics rendering engine used in computer games, Active Worlds, and some VRML browsers. RW is developed by Criterion Software...

Construct 2

28. Construct 2

2 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...

X-Ray Engine

29. X-Ray Engine

1 month ago Released Mar 19, 2007 with a commercial licence

The X-ray Engine is a DirectX 8.1/9 Shader Model 3.0 graphics engine. Up to a million polygons can be on-screen at any one time. The engine features HDR...

3D Rad

30. 3D Rad

1 week ago Released Aug 31, 2008 with a bsd licence

3D Rad is a freeware development tool used to create 3D games, interactive 3D applications and physics-based simulations for Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7...

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Source
Source Commercial Released Oct 31, 2004
Xash3D Engine
Xash3D Engine GPL Released Apr 23, 2011
CryENGINE 3
CryENGINE 3 Commercial Released Aug 15, 2011
Unreal Engine 4
Unreal Engine 4 Commercial Released Mar 18, 2014
Unity
Unity Commercial Released May 30, 2005
Lightweight Java Game Library
Lightweight Java Game Library BSD Released Jul 23, 2002
RAGE
RAGE Proprietary Released May 23, 2006
Custom Built
Custom Built Commercial Released Sep 1, 2007
Pyrogenesis
Pyrogenesis GPL TBD
GoldSource
GoldSource Commercial Released Nov 17, 1998
Unreal Engine 2
Unreal Engine 2 Commercial Released Dec 1, 2000
IW Engine
IW Engine Commercial Released Oct 22, 2005
GEM 2
GEM 2 Commercial Released Feb 19, 2009
RenderWare
RenderWare Commercial Released Dec 31, 1997
SAGE (Strategy Action Game Engine)
SAGE (Strategy Action Game Engine) Proprietary Released Jun 14, 2001