by Jon (Updated on 2015-10-08)

Stencyl is proudly built on top of both open source and proprietary 3rd party libraries. In accordance with their license agreements, we're crediting each project. If you have any questions about the information on this page, please contact us.

MIT Scratch

The building blocks concept in Stencyl's Design Mode is based on Scratch software from the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at the MIT Media Lab (

We did not derive our implementation from Scratch. We adopted the idea alone and expanded upon it. We obtained permission to adopt the Scratch approach from Professor Mitchel Resnick back in 2008.

Toolset Dependencies

Engine Dependencies

Graphics and Non-Code Assets