Comparing the 6 Best Agile Retrospective Tools

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Evaluation criteriaEchometerRetrium BoardTeam RetroFunRetro former EasyRetro BoardParabol BoardMetroRetro 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
Collecting feedback before retros (optional)✅ 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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Echometer as Parabol alternative

Echometer as Miro retro alternative

Echometer as Metro Retro alternative

Echometer as Retrium alternative

Echometer as TeamRetro alternative

Echometer as FunRetro alternative

Echometer as Atlassian retrospective tool alternative

Echometer as Jira Retrospective Tool alternative

Echometer as EasyRetro alternative

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