Is Making Advanced GUI Applications with Godot the Future?

Erik Engheim
May 26, 2020 · 20 min read

I have been trying out the Godot Game Engine lately, and I have been mightily impressed with what I see.

While it was designed to make games, it has an exceptionally sophisticated system for making graphical user interfaces. I think this is the future for advanced GUI applications. Not convinced?

Look at the the image below. This is from the Godot Editor. It looks pretty sophisticated, right? You have:

  • A canvas of nodes connected nodes used in a visual programming system (in…