M.U.G.E.N free for PC

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  • Developer Elecbyte
  • Version 1.1 Beta 1
  • License Freeware
  • Language en

M.U.G.E.N (or Mugen) is a free game engine for fighting games that comes with many pre-designed features. Hence, you can build your own fighting game by creating or importing assets from a huge community of contributors. It offers various modes and is really permissive regarding moves, combos, controls, and more.

What is M.U.G.E.N?

Mugen (or M.U.G.E.N) is a 2D fighting game engine available for free, designed by Elecbyte and written in C. Powered by the S.D.L. library, it provides you with a built-in environment for creating all the fighting games you want from resources you created or imported, lets you customize moves, sound effects, and many other settings. Long story short, it is a go-to if you want to make your own fighting game quickly.

What are the key features of M.U.G.E.N?

  • Inputs and moves: You can choose and configure up to 7 buttons for a character, including regular moves, special moves, super moves, and more.
  • Strategic: To juice up your combats, the game engine lets you customize projectiles, special effects, and also move cancels and combos, as well as multi-part moves and throws.
  • Visual customizations: You can customize the title screen, the character select screen, the life and bars, but also the game sound effects, the fonts, and more. Characters can have as many sprites and sounds of any size as your computer can handle. In addition, you can add cutscenes and choose among multiple resolutions ranging from 320x240 up to full H.D. at 1920x1080. 
  • Artificial intelligence: The engine features a default A.I. that can walk around, jump around, attack, and guard players' attacks. You can choose the level of the A.I. among weak, strong, and brutal.
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  • Script: You can even decide what your character can do, as it can be defined by scripts. The limit is your imagination.
  • Arcade mode: You control a character and face CPU-controlled characters in a random or set order. You can entirely customize the mode to build your own experience.
  • Team mode: Several Team modes are available, including Single, Simul, and Turns. In Team mode, either side can play any of the Team modes. Single makes it like you don't have a team, Simul gives that side a CPU-controlled partner who fights simultaneously, and Turns uses a different character for each round.
  • Survival mode: Endless waves of opponents will try to take you down, so try to survive as long as possible. You can also choose to play in Single, Simul, or Turn mode.
  • More: More modes, features, and settings are available and will be revealed as you learn how to use Mugen.

How to use M.U.G.E.N?

You can find dedicated tutorials, like Character Tutorial 1Character Tutorial 2Character Tutorial 3, Character Tutorial 4, and Stage/backgrounds Tutorial. You will also find valuable information in the official documentation.

Is M.U.G.E.N free?

M.U.G.E.N is completely free to use.

Is M.U.G.E.N safe?

M.U.G.E.N is safe to use.