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A HyperCard inspired GUI framework for beginner developers.

Project description

PyperCard - A Pythonic HyperCard for Beginner Programmers

This project's documentation can be found here.

A re-implementation of Adafruit's CircuitPython PYOA module for non-CircuitPython computing environments. This module re-uses a modified version of the JSON specification used to create HyperCard like "stacks" of states, between which users transition in a choose-your-own-adventure style.

Install via pip

To install PyperCard via pip, type the following command into the terminal/command prompt:

pip install pypercard

Developer Setup

Git clone the repository:

git clone

(Recommended) Upgrade local pip:

pip install --upgrade pip

Make a virtualenv, then install the requirements:

pip install -e ".[dev]"

Run the test suite:

make check

Try out some of the examples in the "examples" subdirectory (see the README therein for more information).


  • Packaging for mobile (Android and iOS).

Release History


  • Fixed Windows related issues.


Initial release.

  • CardApp and Card core classes implemented.
  • Input enumeration defines available input form widgets.
  • The palette function takes either English or HEX (preceeded by "0x" or "#") values and returns a Kivy representation of the referenced colour.
  • 100% unit test coverage.
  • Example projects.
  • Core Makefile functionality.

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