Features

Innovative design

Create games with ease using Godot's unique approach to game development.

  • Nodes for all your needs. Godot comes with hundreds of built-in nodes that make game design a breeze. You can also create your own for custom behaviors, editors and much more.
  • Flexible scene system. Create node compositions with support for instancing and inheritance.
  • Visual editor with all the tools you need packed into a beautiful and uncluttered context-sensitive UI.
  • Friendly content creation pipeline for artists, level designers, animators and everyone in between.
  • Persistent live editing where changes are not lost after stopping the game. It even works on mobile devices!
  • Create your own custom tools with ease using the incredible tool system.

3D game screenshot

Gorgeous 3D graphics

The brand new physically-based renderer comes with a ton of features that will make your games look incredible.
2D game screenshot

Create 2D games with ease

Godot comes with a fully-dedicated 2D engine packed with features.
Animation editor in Godot

Animate everything

The most flexible animation system.

Script with full freedom

More choices than any other engine.
  • GDScript Python-like scripting language, designed to make games with zero hassle. Learn why our community loves it.
  • Full C# 8.0 support using Mono.
  • Full C++ support without needing to recompile the engine.
  • Visual scripting using blocks and connections.
  • Additional languages with community-provided support for Python, Nim, D and other languages.
  • Built-in editor with syntax highlighting, real-time parser and code completion.
  • Integrated documentation. Browse and search the whole API offline, without leaving the editor.

Debug & Optimize

Solve bugs and performance bottlenecks with the built-in debugger.
  • Explore and modify your project while it's running, even on mobile devices.
  • Keeps changes by default after closing the project.
  • Built-in profiler with graph plotting and time seeking.
  • Video memory debugger.
  • Error logger with full stack traces.

Multi-platform editor

Create games on any desktop OS.
  • Works on Windows, macOS, Linux, FreeBSD and OpenBSD. The editor runs in 32-bit and 64-bit on all platforms.
  • Small download (around 25 MB), and you are ready to go.
  • Very easy to compile on any platform (no dependency hell).

Multi-platform deploy

Deploy games everywhere!
  • Desktop platforms: Windows, macOS, Linux, UWP, *BSD
  • Mobile platforms: iOS, Android
  • Consoles: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One via third-party providers (read more)
  • Export to the web using HTML5 and WebAssembly
  • One-click deploy & export to most platforms. Easily create custom builds as well.

XR support

Godot makes cross platform Augmented and Virtual Reality development easy.

XR support screenshot

Easy teamwork

Godot is designed from the ground up for smooth teamwork.