Comparing the 6 Best Retro Tools

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5/5

Echometer is the optimal starting point for team development

5/5

A quantum leap for our agile ways of working

5/5

Brilliant tool!

5/5

Pure gold for moderating engaging and insightful retrospectives

Evaluation criteria Echometer Retrium Board Team Retro FunRetro former EasyRetro Board Parabol Board MetroRetro Board
Interactive online retrospectives ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
Automatically generated retro summaries ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
Supported facilitation
(Check-In Generator etc.)
✅ Yes ✅ Yes ⚠️ Partially ❌ No ⚠️ Partially ⚠️ Partially
Templates for every level of team maturity ✅ Yes ⚠️ Partially ⚠️ Partially ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
Continuous tracking of action items
(retro to retro)
✅ Yes ⚠️ Partially ⚠️ Partially ❌ No ✅ Yes ❌ No
Team development measured over time ✅ Yes ⚠️ Partially ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
Optionally collect feedback
in advance of the retro
✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes ❌ No
Organizational Health Checks ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
Health Check Item Pool
with nudges (food for thought)
✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
Mobile Device Support
for on-site retros
✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
Integrated Online-Whiteboard ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes
Data protection (developed and
hosted in Europe)
✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No ❌ No
Free version (after trial) ✅ Yes ❌ No ❌ No ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes

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With Echometer you develop teams and organizations in a sustainable and measurable way

Clear Metrics

Measure team development through health checks

Mindset Change

Reflect agile values and encourage self-reflection in teams

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