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February 2017 PyWeek challenge - Jan 30, 2017

PyWeek #23 has been announced. The PyWeek challenge:
  1. Invites entrants to write a game in one week from scratch, either as an individual or in a team,
  2. Is intended to be challenging and fun,
  3. Will hopefully increase the public body of game tools, code and expertise,
  4. Will let a lot of people actually finish a game, and
  5. May inspire new projects (with ready-made teams!)
Friday, 20 January 2017Pre-registration open
Sunday, 12 February 2017Theme voting commences
Sunday, 19 February 2017 at 00:00 UTCChallenge start
Sunday, 26 February 2017 at 00:00 UTCChallenge end, judging begins
Sunday, 12 March 2017Judging closes, winners announced

More info: Rules | Resources | Help

pygame 1.9.3 released - Jan 16, 2017

Announcement: Pygame 1.9.3 released
Downloads: PyPI

pygame 1.9.2 released - Dec 15, 2016

Announcement: Pygame 1.9.2 released
Downloads: Bitbucket or PyPI

PySDL2 0.9.5 released - Oct 20, 2016

PySDL2 is a slim wrapper around the SDL2 libraries and can be used without further ado using Python and a binary distribution of the SDL2 libraries.

Version 0.9.5 is a minor feature release, bringing PySDL2 on par with the 2.0.5 release of the SDL2 libraries. On top, it comes with the following noteworthy changes:

  • Fixed issue #94: added support for TrueType font collection (TTC) files
  • Fixed issue #80: added flip and rotation support for TextureSprite objects

You can download it from or The documentation, listing all of its features, can be browsed online at

pygame sprint at EuroPython - Jul 13, 2016

There's a sprint happening at EuroPython, where work will be done on pygame. Details here:

cocos2d 0.6.4 released - Jun 13, 2016

The cocos2d Team has released cocos2d 0.6.4, a 2D framework for games and multimedia that uses Python, pyglet and six.

our projects welcomes all python game, art, music, sound, video and multimedia projects. If they use pygame or not.
recent releases
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