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pygame sprint at EuroPython - Jul 13, 2016

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

February 2016 PyWeek challenge - Feb 22, 2016

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!)

The dates of this challenge are are 00:00 UTC Feb. 28, 2016 to 00:00 UTC March 6, 2016.

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New pygame website now the default front page - Aug 15, 2015

The 'hifi' version of the pygame website has been running for over six months now, but now it is the default page and not hiding itself. The old website stuff is still running and can be found at: You can follow development of the website via bitbucket issues Also please log any issues you have with the website under the "website" component. More and more parts of the old website will slowly be replaced with the new stuff. Until then try and enjoy the Frankenstein abomination that is

pygame sprint - Aug 15, 2015

There's another pygame sprint on this weekend. This time just in IRC/bitbucket/mailing list. (August 15th - 16th)

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