Here’s the list of popular games engine( 3D and 2D)
1. Unity 5 – free crossplatform
Industry Standard. you can create 3D and 2d games.
You can create and publish android game free . for advanced feature you need to upgrade to unity pro version
2. Unreal engine-
Unreal Engine 4 is a suite of integrated tools for game developers to design and build games, simulations, and visualizations
3. Shiva 3D Engine
ShiVa3D is a 3D game and application development suite that comes in a n easy to use, yet very powerful WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get) editor
1. Construct 2
- visual editor , drop and drop engine .
- game designer friendly
- cross platform
2. Game maker –
GameMaker: Studio caters to entry-level novices and seasoned game development professionals equally, allowing them to create cross-platform games
3 .cocos 2D –
Leading open source software.
widely used by the indie developer because completely free of cost.
4. Buidbox –
Buildbox is the easiest drag and drop game maker software.Make your own games without coding and export them to iPhone, iPad, Android, Mac, PC