Engines

Engines – sorted in learning difficulty, order from easiest first

These engines are ones that committee members have some experience in (or plan to) and so can help if need be.

To see recommended tutorials for a certain engine (if available), please click on their links

Engine

Recommendation

Construct 2

  1. Platformers and top down shooters
  2. Non-coders

RPG Maker (we have 1 license)

  1. Classic RPGs – FF
  2. Non-coders

Twine

  1. Text based games
  2. Non-coders

Game Maker

  1. General purpose
  2. Some coding (extreme high level)

Phaser

  1. General Purpose HTML5 games
  2. javascript required

Flash Punk

  1. flash games
  2. Actionscript required

Unity

  1. General Purpose Cross-platform
  2. C# or javascript required
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