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Construct 3

Construct 3

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Construct 3 is the best software to create games. Over one million users monthly make & sell thousands of games globally. Bring your ideas into reality. Construct's been designed to allow you to build the game you've always wanted to make.

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Construct 3 for Windows PC can leave other engines in the dust. The runtime powering your games is insanely fast allowing you to develop your ambitious ideas. It runs right in your browser. Getting started is as simple as clicking this link. And yes, it works offline.

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Construct is a powerful and user-friendly game development platform that empowers both beginners and experienced developers to create captivating games without the need for coding. Developed by Scirra Ltd., the program is the latest iteration of their renowned game development software, offering an intuitive visual interface and a robust set of features to bring your game ideas to life.

Runs in the browser
Make games everywhere - from mobile devices to desktops, Chromebooks and Raspberry Pi's!

Works offline
Once you've loaded this app, it will work without an internet connection

Auto updates
No installation required and auto updates with latest features

The game creation tool known for it's non-stop updates and improvements. There's a lot more to come. The webapp is not a template engine. It's a fully featured game development tool. Make something unique and truly your own creation. Get access to dark themed editor. You can also create your own themes and colour schemes. Make your game development environment as individual as you and your games.

In a few easy clicks, you can publish your games to Steam, iOS, Android, Windows and a host of other places. Get your games in front of millions of potential players and make the next big hit! Runs in the browser. Translated into 6 languages.

Programming is a valuable skill, and the tool makes it uniquely easy to learn. You can design your entire game using blocks alone. However you can also combine blocks with JavaScript. It couldn’t be easier to write your first line of code.

Itcan build Android apps for you. Simply export your project, and a few clicks later you’ll have an Android APK ready to publish. For iOS you can download an Xcode project ready for testing or publishing. Monetise your apps with In-App Purchases (IAP) and ads. There’s also support for Facebook Instant Games and Playable Ads.

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  • Built-in image editor with animations support
  • Custom collision polygons
  • Tilemap editor ideal for grid-aligned games
  • A physics engine for realistic simulations
  • Intelligent and highly optimised pathfinding
  • Instant Savegames support
  • Organise objects and effects on to layers
  • In-editor live previews of particles, animations and more
  • Advanced text formatting with BBCode, including with Sprite Fonts and Web Fonts, as well as text effects like typewriter animation
  • A range of form controls to easily get input from the user
  • Advanced media support including video playback, recording gameplay videos, camera input, microphone input, audio effects, and more
  • Easily integrate other web content with iframes, including embedded YouTube videos
  • Use data formats like JSON, XML, data structures like Dictionaries and Arrays, and edit them visually with the data editors
  • Use networking including AJAX, WebSockets, and make multiplayer games based on WebRTC DataChannels
  • Get more insight into how your game is working with the debugger
  • Watch real-time CPU and GPU performance measurements in the profiler
  • Convenient search including find all references
  • Multi-monitor support, allowing different windows on different displays
  • Use different editor themes including a dark theme
  • Visual Interface: It features a drag-and-drop interface that allows users to create game logic, design levels, and implement game mechanics without writing a single line of code.
  • Event System: The software utilizes an event-based system where users can define game behaviors by creating events and actions, making it easy to implement complex interactions.
  • Multiplatform Export: Games created with the SaaS can be exported to multiple platforms including Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android, HTML5, and more, ensuring maximum reach for your creations.
  • Extensive Asset Library: It comes with a vast library of pre-built assets, including sprites, animations, sound effects, and background music, enabling users to quickly prototype and develop their games.
  • Real-time Collaboration: The software supports real-time collaboration, allowing multiple users to work on the same project simultaneously, streamlining the game development process for teams.
  • Plugin Support: It offers plugin support, allowing users to extend the software's functionality with custom plugins or choose from a library of community-developed plugins.
User Interface

It boasts a clean and intuitive user interface, with tools and options logically organized for ease of use. The workspace is divided into sections for editing layouts, event sheets, and project properties, providing users with a clear overview of their game development process. Additionally, the software offers customizable layouts and themes to suit individual preferences.

Installation and Setup

Installing this SaaS is a straightforward process. Users can download the software directly from the official website or FileHorse and follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation. Construct 3 is a web-based platform, meaning it runs entirely in the browser, eliminating the need for complex setup procedures or software updates.

How to Use
  • Create a New Project: Launch the app and select "New Project" to start a new game project.
  • Design Your Game: Use the visual editor to design levels, import assets, and define game mechanics using the event system.
  • Test Your Game: Utilize the built-in preview functionality to test your game in real-time and make adjustments as needed.
  • Export Your Game: Once satisfied with your game, export it to your desired platform(s) and share it with others or publish it to online marketplaces.

Can I create games without any coding experience?
Yes, Construct 3 for PC is designed to be accessible to users of all skill levels, allowing you to create games using a visual interface without any coding knowledge.

Can I collaborate with others on the same project?
Absolutely! It supports real-time collaboration, enabling multiple users to work on the same project simultaneously.

What platforms can I export my games to?
It allows you to export your games to various platforms including Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android, and HTML5.

Are there tutorials available to help me get started?
Yes, it offers a range of tutorials and documentation to assist users in learning the software and mastering game development concepts.

Can I extend Construct 3's functionality with plugins?
Yes, it supports plugin development, allowing users to create custom plugins or utilize existing plugins from the community.


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It offers several pricing plans, including a free tier with limited features and paid tiers with additional functionality. Pricing varies depending on the selected plan, with options for individuals, businesses, and educational institutions.

PERSONAL - $94.70 USD (Paid annually)
  • All features unlocked
  • Hundreds of demo projects
  • Giftable
  • Fixed price until you cancel
  • Cancel any time
  • No royalties
BUSINESS - $351.21 USD (Per seat annually)
  • All features unlocked
  • Hundreds of demo projects
  • Easy seat management
  • Add/remove seats at any time
  • Fixed price until you cancel
  • Cancel any time
  • No royalties
System Requirements

Since the app is a web-based platform, it is compatible with most modern web browsers including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera or Microsoft Edge. Users will need a stable internet connection to access the software and save their projects online.

  • Intuitive visual interface
  • Real-time collaboration
  • Multiplatform export capabilities
  • Extensive asset library
  • Plugin support for extending functionality
  • Limited advanced coding capabilities compared to traditional game engines
  • Some users may find the subscription-based pricing model less appealing than one-time purchases
Note: Paying customers need to connect to the internet every 7 days to validate their license. An internet connection is required to use some features such as the build service.

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