The Python Arcade Library

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Example Code


Installation


Quick API Index


Pygame Comparison


Example Games


Source Code

The Python Arcade Library Overview

Arcade is an easy-to-learn Python library for creating 2D video games. It is ideal for people learning to program, or developers that want to code a 2D game without learning a complex framework.

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The Arcade Library

A Python simple, easy to use module for creating 2D games.

License

Copyright (c) 2018 Paul Vincent Craven

The Arcade library is licensed under the MIT License.

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