Google made a video game that lets you build video games
Google has created a video game called Game Builder that allows you to craft simple *Minecraft-*style games for yourself and others to play through. The game lets you drag and drop characters and scenery into an empty sandbox to construct your world, then use preset commands to string together how things interact. It’s free to play and available on both Windows and macOS.
The game comes from Area 120, Google’s incubator for experimental projects (some of which have quickly disappeared, others of which have made their way into other Google products). Game Builder has actually been available through Steam since November 1st last year (it already has 190 reviews, with a “very positive” score), but Google only publicized it today, which is certain to get a lot more people playing.
Image: Area 120
Game Builder has a co-op mode, so multiple people can build a game together at once. You can also share your creations and browse through the games made by others.