RESOURCES FOR JAMMERS

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Resources listed here are generally free, though some have paid plans for extra features.

Table of contents

Tools

Vector/Scalar Image & 2D Graphics

Source Control

IDEs

      Engines

Unity Packages

Audio

HTML5 / Javascript

Frameworks

Assets

3D Models

Textures / 2D Art

Audio

Fonts

Public Domain

SDKs

Board games

Task Management Tools

Graphical

Text-based

Miscellaneous

Toolshttps://ephtracy.github.io/ 

Modeling - http://blender.org

Voxel Modeling -

MagicaVoxel - https://voxel.codeplex.com/ 

Open Source Tool for Storytelling - http://twinery.org/ 

Openframeworks - C++ toolkit - http://www.openframeworks.cc/
Color Scheme Designer -
 http://colorschemedesigner.com/

Sound editing - http://audacity.sf.net/

Music - http://lmms.sf.net/
More Music -
http://boscaceoil.net/ 

Vector/Scalar Image & 2D Graphics

GIMP / FOSS Photoshop -  http://gimp.org,

Get Paint / Paint.NET : http://www.getpaint.net/

2D Tile Map Editor - http://www.mapeditor.org/

Texture Packer - http://www.codeandweb.com/texturepacker

Color Oracle - Color blindness testing - http://colororacle.org

Inkscape - SVG Vector drawing tool- http://inkscape.org/ 

Krita - https://krita.org/ 
Aseprite -
 http://www.aseprite.org/

Pixlr - http://pixlr.com/editor/

Piskel (Online Pixelart & Sprite Editor) - http://www.piskelapp.com/

Shoebox - http://renderhjs.net/shoebox/ 

2D Sprite Sketchpad - https://goo.gl/drj1Xd

Source Control

Mercurial SCM (software only) - http://mercurial.selenic.com

Git (software only) - http://git-scm.com

GitHub (software and hosting) - https://github.com

Bitbucket (mercurial and git, hosting only) - https://bitbucket.org

Sourcetree (nice visual gui software for git and mercurial): http://www.sourcetreeapp.com/

GitExtensions (similar to Sourcetree, but all FOSS): https://code.google.com/p/gitextensions/

IDEs

Eclipse - http://www.eclipse.org/

Visual Studio Community 2015 - https://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/products/visual-studio-community-vs.aspx 

Monodevelop - http://monodevelop.com/

IntelliJ - http://www.jetbrains.com/idea/

Komodo Edit - http://www.activestate.com/komodo-edit

Engines

Unity - http://unity3d.com

Unreal Development Kit - http://unrealengine.com/udk

Unreal Engine 4 - https://www.unrealengine.com/what-is-unreal-engine-4 

Cry Engine SDK - http://cryengine.com

GameMaker - http://yoyogames.com

GameSalad - http://gamesalad.com

Godot - http://www.godotengine.org 

Construct 2 - https://www.scirra.com/construct2

Stencyl - http://www.stencyl.com/

Ren’Py - http://www.renpy.org/ 

IRRLicht - http://irrlicht.sourceforge.net/

Project Anarchy - http://www.projectanarchy.com/

Phaser - http://phaser.io 

Love2D - https://love2d.org/‎

Gamesonomy - http://www.gamesonomy.com/

GLBasic - http://www.glbasic.com

Scratch - https://scratch.mit.edu/ 

Twine - http://twinery.org/ 

Defold - http://www.defold.com/defold/

Inkle Writer - http://www.inklestudios.com/inklewriter/ 

Adventure Game Studio - http://www.adventuregamestudio.co.uk/ 

Unity Packages

Fungus - Package which is great for building narrative in Unity3D - http://fungusgames.com/ 

ProBuilder Basic - BSP style level editing tools for Unit3D - http://www.protoolsforunity3d.com/probuilder/ 

Audio

Irrklang - http://www.ambiera.com/irrklang/

Sound Effects - access to 5000+ sound effects in Soundly during GGJ:  http://www.asoundeffect.com/global-game-jam-sound-effects/

Sound Effects - http://bfxr.net;

Audacity - Audio / Recording / Music - http://audacity.sourceforge.net/

Procedural Music - http://abundant-music.com (Needs a Midi Renderer)

SynthFont - http://www.synthfont.com (Midi Renderer)

GXSCC - http://www.geocities.co.jp/SiliconValley-SanJose/8700/P/GsorigE.htm (Midi Renderer)

Chip Tune Creator - http://www.beepbox.co

Milkytracker - http://www.milkytracker.org

BFXR Sound Effect Generator - http://www.bfxr.net/ 

ChipTone (BFXR’s big brother) - http://sfbgames.com/chiptone/?s=eNpjYOIwNdnPwGARyAAG9Q1AQoHnjLERz5n6__b_GYyNIII-Z1DpyBnYxdXSoIawrwNqnQhkAA0Bi8BoIgQYUPkwM2F21v8HQfn_QD4AHocxQA..

Audio Tracker - http://ludumdare.com/compo/2011/12/13/if-you-find-it-hard-to-make-music-read-this/ 

LMMS (open-source music making program) - https://lmms.io/

HTML5 / Javascript

Listing - http://html5gameengine.com/

Game Closure - http://www.gameclosure.com/

Canvas Engine - http://canvasengine.net/

List of HTML5 / Javascript engines http://html5gameengine.com/

CreateJS (HTML5/Javascript libraries - preloading, audio, canvas, tween) - http://createjs.com/#!/CreateJS

Box2D (javascript 2d physics library) - http://box2d-js.sourceforge.net/

Javascript 3D toolkit: http://jeromeetienne.github.io/tquery/

Phaser - http://phaser.io/

Cocos2D HTML5 - http://www.cocos2d-x.org/download

Frameworks

XNA (C#) - http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=23714

MonoGame (Open source version of XNA, actively maintained) - http://monogame.net/

Processing (Java) - http://processing.org/

Ogre3D (3D rendering engine) - http://www.ogre3d.org/

OpenFL (Flash-like crossplatform API) - http://www.openfl.org/

Box2D (2d physics library) - http://box2d.org/
HaxeFlixel (Haxe) -
 http://www.haxeflixel.com 

SDL (cross platform API for C/C++) - http://www.libsdl.org/index.php

Love2D (Lua) - http://love2d.org 

Raylib - http://www.raylib.com/ 

Assets

Everything - http://opengameart.org - most models in Blender format

3D Models

3D Models - http://turboSquid.com    http://www.blendswap.com/

3D Models, Textures - https://www.assetstore.unity3d.com

Textures / 2D Art

Textures - http://www.cgtextures.com

Textures - http://www.openfootage.net

2D sprites and Flash backgrounds - http://glitchthegame.com/public-domain-game-art/

2D art: http://lunar.lostgarden.com/labels/free%20game%20graphics.html

2D art list - http://bit.ly/18avkmQ

Audio

Music (and graph paper!!) - http://incompetech.com

Music - http://www.newgrounds.com/audio

Sound Effects - http://freesfx.co.uk

Sound Effects - http://soundbible.com

Sound Effects - http://freesound.org/

The Open Bundle (Music, 2D assets) - http://open.commonly.cc/

Fonts

Fonts - http://www.1001freefonts.com

Fonts - http://www.fontriver.com

Fonts - http://www.1001fonts.com

Fonts - http://www.fontsquirrel.com

Fonts - http://www.iconian.com
Google Fonts -
 http://www.google.com/fonts

Da Font - http://dafont.com/

Public Domain

New York Public Library - http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/ 
NASA Audio Library -
https://archive.org/details/nasaaudiocollection 

SDKs

Made with Marmalade: https://www.madewithmarmalade.com/

Murl Engine (cross platform C++ framework) - http://murlengine.com/

Appcelerator: http://www.appcelerator.com/developers/

Board games

Board game tools - http://www.rptools.net/

FabLab tools - http://fab.cba.mit.edu/content/tools/

Task Management Tools

Graphical

Trello project management, general bucket list, collect screenshots, vote on features

Murally is a pinboard that connects to google drive and evernote

Realtime Board pinboard

Mindmeister mind mapping

Lucidchart, Cacoo for diagrams and flowcharts

Text-based

Collabedit is a text editor / chat hybrid with simple syntax highlighting, easy to share

Workflowy - Collaborative list editor, useful for organizing tasks into lists and prioritize them

Editorially is a versioned, collaborative markdown text editor that has nice export formats

Fargo is a nice outliner / notepad

Miscellaneous

Procedural terrain tool for Unity3D: http://code.google.com/p/unityterraintoolkit/downloads/list

PixelProspector’s gamedev big lists: http://www.pixelprospector.com/indie-resources/

GIFCam - Free recorder that outputs optimized GIFs

EZGif - Online GIF animation editor and maker

JSFiddle collaborative tool for web projects

Github Gists collection of useful scripts

Open Broadcaster Software - Cross Platform Streaming/Screen Capture - https://obsproject.com/