Defold is, and will always remain, completely free to use with a developer-friendly license for both personal and commercial use.
Defold is used by professional game developers and hobbyists all over the world. It’s a proven tool for games of all genres.
Defold comes fully featured out of the box. There's nothing to set up or configure, not even when bundling. Simply download the editor and get creative!
Using just one code base, and without the need for external tools, Defold lets you publish your game to a multitude of platforms:
Void Scrappers is a space horde survival shooter. Blast hordes of alien ships into junk. Collect the scrap to upgrade your ship into an unstoppable force of destruction. Unlock new characters and weapons and upgrade your stats between runs.
|Release date||Q4 2022|
|Platforms||Steam (Windows, Linux, macOS)|
The investigation of multiple disappearances in the midst of the Black Death turns into a bloody stand against a new mysterious threat. Survive in a turn-based, tactical sandbox, managing a settlement and dozens of peasants, craftsmen and warriors to stop the upcoming Scourge.
|Developer||Red Unit Studios|
|Release date||Spring 2022|
|Platforms||Windows, Steam, Switch|
What would your life be without modern technology on the deserted island? Dive into simplicity of the primal world with the modern Stone Age family in this thrilling offline adventure game. Stranded on the remote island, a family of four - Bruce, Eva and their kids - needs your guidance and help starting a new family home from scratch and navigating through various family life situations with humour.
Defold release 1.4.4
Published on Mar 28, 2023
Defold 1.4.4 has been released. - READ
Monkey Mart is bananas!
Published on Mar 22, 2023
Moneky Mart is Tiny Dobbins latest hit-game released on Poki. Learn about the development process in this interview. - READ
Releasing Void Scrappers on Nintendo Switch
Published on Mar 13, 2023
Void Scrappers was recently released for Nintendo Switch. What where the challenges and what can you do to make your own porting experience smoother? - READ
Nintendo Switch access is now free!
Published on Nov 07, 2022
We are happy to announce the decision to no longer charge a monthly fee for access to the Nintendo Switch build tools and game engine plugin. Approved Nintendo Switch developers can now request access to Defold through the Nintendo Developer Portal and will upon verification receive access to the required tools and documentation. - READ
Vilnius Game Dev Meetup
Published on May 12, 2022
A while back we were invited by Melsoft to attend the Lithuanian Game Developers Association meetup in Vilnius and do a talk about Defold. - READ
Published on Mar 21, 2022
Last week we had the pleasure of inviting our community to join an online Defold Conference event. - READ