Best Free Game Engines of 2017 You Should Know About (Updated)
Game Engines are available for game designers to code a game quickly and easily without building from the ground up. There are a lot of game engines available for designers to code a game quickly and easily. What are the best Game Engines? Today we have to list Best Free Game Engines of 2016, you should know about. Here we go.
1. Unity 3D
Unreal Engine 4 is a complete suite of game development tools made by game developers, for game developers. From 2D mobile games to console blockbusters and VR, Unreal Engine 4 gives you everything you need to start, ship, grow and stand out from the crowd.
3. Hero Engine
You can use Hero Engine like a mutual business with benefits. Hero Engine provides full access to HeroEngine, hosting, bandwidth, and access to billing and marketing systems in return for a 30% revenue share.
Ethanon Engine is a cross-platform 2D game development tool. You should have some good knowledge in C++ to use Ethanon Engine. Ethanon games can run on Windows (XP+), Mac OS X (10.6+), Android (2.1+) iOS (4+).
Oxygine is a free, open source 2D game engine, available on BitBucket. Oxygine is written in C++. Oxygen has had flexible resources management system, automatic sprites batching, memory pools and runs on MacOSX, iOS, Android, Windows and Linux.
6. Yoyo Games
GameMaker developed by Yoyo Games would be free for all PlayStation platforms. Player application is available to download free of charge from www.yoyogames.com for Windows, and will soon be available for Mac and Linux systems.
Duality is a GitHub project, modular 2D game engine that provides its own visual editor. Duality game engine entirely is written in C# and backed by OpenGL. Make sure that the .Net Framework 4.0 or higher is installed on your system.
8. CryEngine 3
CryEngine 3 is an advanced game development solution received praise for beautiful graphics output. It has one of the most powerful audio tool, Fmod, inside it. If you are a professional sound engineer, I’m sure you will love it.
CryEngine 3 brings the most technically advanced, integrated, and scalable animation and graphics technology that give awesome experience to the game developers.