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Top 23 Game Engine Open-Source Projects
Godot Engine – Multi-platform 2D and 3D game engineProject mention: Super happy to see Light Projectors/Cookies implemented [Godot 4] | reddit.com/r/godot | 2022-10-05
There's a WIP implementation of .ies import: https://github.com/godotengine/godot/pull/63835
:video_game: A list of popular/awesome video games, add-ons, maps, etc. hosted on GitHub. Any genre. Any platform. Any engine.Project mention: A list of open source games divided in categories. | reddit.com/r/opensourcegames | 2022-08-24
You can find below some open source games who use the Github pltaform: https://github.com/leereilly/games
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A refreshingly simple data-driven game engine built in RustProject mention: Multiplayer Networking Solutions | reddit.com/r/gamedev | 2022-10-06
If you're proficient with Rust, go for it, performance, memory safety, "easy" multi-threading, growing ecosystem. Bevy might be of interest, as an underlying framework / game world simulation.
checkout https://www.babylonjs.com/ its a complete framework for building 3D websites.
Cocos2d-x is a suite of open-source, cross-platform, game-development tools used by millions of developers all over the world.Project mention: Unreal for 2D game? | reddit.com/r/gamedev | 2022-08-20
:a: Web framework for building virtual reality experiences.Project mention: Does anyone know how to access bounded-floor geometry in oculus quest? | reddit.com/r/WebXR | 2022-09-29
a 2D rigid body physics engine for the web ▲● ■Project mention: Phaser vs PixiJS for making 2D games | dev.to | 2022-08-18
Another option is to add a third-party physics library such as Matter.js, although setting up and integrating the physics library can be tricky. If you need physics in your game, especially more complex physics effects, Phaser is a better choice.
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Open Source real-time strategy game engine for early Westwood games such as Command & Conquer: Red Alert written in C# using SDL and OpenGL. Runs on Windows, Linux, *BSD and Mac OS X.Project mention: Westwood tried to warn us years ago | reddit.com/r/NonCredibleDefense | 2022-10-04
Free (as in freedom) open source clone of the Age of Empires II engine :rocket:Project mention: Openage Development 2022: September | reddit.com/r/openage | 2022-09-30
In August the Definitive Edition of AoE2 received an update that changed its default graphics files from the previously used SMX format to the new SLD format. Since the AoE2 devs did not publish any information about the format, we had to reverse engineer it ourselves (together with Tevious from SLX Studio, spriteblood from Overreign and simonsan from the LibreMatch project). You can find the reversed specification in the openage repository (Link).
A simple and easy-to-use library to enjoy videogames programmingProject mention: C programming | reddit.com/r/AskProgramming | 2022-10-05
raylib is another good option if you want to stick with C
A retro game engine for PythonProject mention: This Week in Python | dev.to | 2022-08-19
pyxel – A retro game engine for Python
:video_game: :pencil: A list of Game Development resources to make magic happen.Project mention: Where can I get free ambient music and sfx to layer into my BGM? | reddit.com/r/GameDevelopment | 2022-05-16
Bookmark this list of resources (here for audio) and start digging.
State Management and Multiplayer Networking for Turn-Based GamesProject mention: Heroku no longer has a free tier. | reddit.com/r/boardgameio | 2022-09-17
Has anyone been able to deploy their boardgame.io projects on another free hosting service?
One framework for creating powerful cross-platform games.Project mention: Shoot 'em up Devlog 0: Design | dev.to | 2022-08-30
Minetest is an open source voxel game engine with easy modding and game creationProject mention: minetest 5.6.1 released | reddit.com/r/u_robo_muse | 2022-09-26
I wasn't familiar with PlayCanvas, looks very cool.
Gaming meets modern C++ - a fast and reliable entity component system (ECS) and much moreProject mention: What are some cool modern libraries you enjoy using? | reddit.com/r/cpp | 2022-09-18
entt if you really need that ECS model
Ebitengine - A dead simple 2D game engine for GoProject mention: We have moved the website from ebiten.org to ebitengine.org | reddit.com/r/ebitengine | 2022-09-23
All the pages in ebiten.org are automatically redirected to ebitengine.org.
A Flutter based game engine.Project mention: What game engine to use for a 2D interface only game | reddit.com/r/gamedev | 2022-08-10
I'd recommend Flutter for this. It's already a UI framework, highly portable (Android, iOS, Windows, Linux, macOS, and web so far), very easy to do custom UI in, and if you do end up needing a game engine, you can embed Flame as a widget anywhere in the UI.
Entitas is a super fast Entity Component System (ECS) Framework specifically made for C# and Unity
Open 3D Engine (O3DE) is an Apache 2.0-licensed multi-platform 3D engine that enables developers and content creators to build AAA games, cinema-quality 3D worlds, and high-fidelity simulations without any fees or commercial obligations.Project mention: Started Unity Game Development on Linux Video Series :D | reddit.com/r/linux_gaming | 2022-05-20
Lumberyard was open sourced by Amazon and given to The Linux foundation under the name Open 3d Engine
:video_game: Open-source, cross-platform game engine designed to be used by everyone.Project mention: Best codeless free engine | reddit.com/r/gamedev | 2022-09-20
never tried it, but I've seen it mentioned a lot https://gdevelop.io/
Checkout LittleJS, MelonJS and my main recommendation, Phaser.
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Super happy to see Light Projectors/Cookies implemented [Godot 4]
1 project | reddit.com/r/godot | 5 Oct 2022
Looking for a very basic 2d graphics library
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Is this normal? Giant debug folder
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