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A simple 2D game engine implemented with python!

Project description


Simian is a framework thats provides a game engine using pygame.


Python: v3.6.5 pygame: v1.9.3

Quick Start

  1. Follow these steps on a terminal:

    $ sudo apt-get install python-virtualenv
    $ mkdir venv
    $ virtualenv venv/games
    $ source venv/games/bin/activate
  2. Then go to the project’s root:

    (games) $ python3 build
  3. After that your can use either docker/makefile abstraction to run your simian environment

To quit this virtual environment just type:

$ deactivate

Setup sample game

Inside simian folder, run:

$ simian startproject

Simian will ask you some parameters then a sample game will be created. After that go to the pong folder and run the sample:

$ cd pong/

$ simian run


A more stable version of the package is in:

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