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We've compiled a list of 6 free and paid alternatives to Glowstone. The primary competitors include TridentSDK, Spigot. In addition to these, users also draw comparisons between Glowstone and Sponge, Cuberite, Minecraft Server. Also you can look at other similar options here: About.

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Very flexible and efficient server software for Minecraft server hosting.

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The purpose of the Sponge project is to create a plugin development framework for Minecraft.

Free Open Source

A custom Minecraft compatible game server written in C++.

A fast, customizable and compatible open source Minecraft server.

Glowstone Overview

Glowstone is a lightweight, from scratch, open source Minecraft server written in Java that supports plugins written for the Spigot (and Bukkit) API.

The main goals of the project are to provide a lightweight implementation of the Spigot API and Minecraft server where exact vanilla functionality is not needed or higher performance is desired than the official software can deliver. Glowstone makes use of a thread-per-world model and performs synchronization only when necessitated by the Spigot API.

Glowstone Features

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Glowstone Platforms

Minecraft Server Minecraft Linux Mac Windows

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