It costs money, yes. But with lifetime upgrades ahead, you couldn't go wrong in any way. Great 'splore' library that's offering something new every day. Incredible documentation, very cool 'cartridge'-like files, amazing console specs, awesome soundtracker onboard, etc, etc. Highly r...
ProShare the game in a .png file with other Pico-8 users
ProYou can read the code of any game you play
ProTakes away the pain of having to wire things together
ProLots of examples
ProPerhaps one of the easiest sound editors around
ProEncourages building simple games
I've created several games for PC, Web and Mobile, it's a very nice tool, simple and straightforward, it's constantly being updated and has a very helpful community.
ProEasy to use
ProAuto scaling and image resolutions
ProEasy to learn
ProFriendly & helpful community
ProAmazing 2D performance
ProAll in one studio, no complicated setup
ProExcellent content scaling
ProSupports many platforms
ProMIT License, open source
ProGideros Mobile wins the long run.
ProInstant on device testing
ConFew resources, but growing