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A simple snake game right in your command line. Just try it, it is fun :)

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Terminal snake game

A simple snake game right in your terminal using python built-in curses package. Just try it, it is fun :)



Please press esc or cntl+c to stop the game.


Please run following script to obtain latest package from PYPI:

➜ pip install cli-snakegame

Then please execute pysnake CLI tool from your shell:

➜ pysnake

Run from source code

Please execute command from the root of your source directory:

➜ python -m snake --run --name pysnake

Development notes

Run code analysis

In general static code analysis consists of following tools: black, flake8, pylint, mypy and unittests accordingly. To be able to start static code analysis locally please run following script from the root directory of the project:

➜ ./ install-dependencies

Anyway, this script is triggered via Travis CI.

Run unittests

Also you can run unittests separately. Please run script from the root directory of the project:

➜ pytest

After please open test-report.html file to see detailed testing report

Release notes

  • 1.2.0
    • Add CLI tool
  • 1.1.1
    • Add link to curses package in readme
  • 1.1.0
    • Support python >=3.4 version
    • Support python >=3.5 version
  • 1.0.1
    • Polish documentation
  • 1.0.0
    • Introduce PYPI package
  • 0.2.0
    • Add navigation options
  • 0.1.0
    • Introduce initial app version


Author – Volodymyr Yahello

Distributed under the GNU license. See LICENSE for more information.

You can reach out me at:


  1. clone the repository
  2. configure Git for the first time after cloning with your name and email
  3. pip install -r requirements.txt to install all project dependencies
  4. pip install -r requirements-dev.txt to install all project development dependencies

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