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The word game Hangman based on 'Invent Your Own Computer Games with Python'.

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The goal of this project is to learn and implement the best practices, in writing and maintaining a Python project. For this purpose, we use a simple Hangman game program, from the book “Invent Your Own Computer Games with Python”.


The game can be installed using the following command

$ pip install gallows

Once installed the game can be played using the following command



After cloning the repository, install the game in development mode using the following command

$ python3 develop

You can modify the program and then test it by using the following command


You can execute the unit tests, using the following command

$ python3 test

You can build the documentation, using the following commands

$ pip install -r doc-requirements.txt
$ cd doc
$ make html

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