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A racing game that runs in terminal

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A racing game that runs in Terminal. 100% Python



Collect as many alcoholic drinks as possible, while avoiding the Beer drinks. The game is only key-based.

Keys Role
a Move Left
d Move Right
w Accelerate
s Decelerate
q Quit game


+ Please report issues if you try to install and run into problems!

Make sure you are running at least Python 3.6.0

Install using pip:

pip3 install asciiracer

or clone the repository and install manually:

$ git clone
$ cd ascii_racer && python3 install

Start Game

To start the game, run either:

$ asciiracer
$ python -m asciiracer


There are four different types of drinks that you can collect on the racetrack.

  • Vodka - 10 Points
  • Gin - 5 Points
  • $ - 1 Point
  • Beer - Negative 20 points


If you encounter any problem or have any suggestions, please open an issue or send a PR.

ASCII-RACER is still new. If you are interested, contributions are highly welcome!

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