Arcade Tutorial

Welcome to this tutorial for Arcade, a 2d game programming library for Python. This tutorial is organized around the essential topics for writing a platformer game. Along the way, you’ll learn about Python and about PyCharm, an environment for Python programming.


Let’s do some background and get setup.

Python Overview

We want to quickly get to drawing things as a way to learn Python. Alas, there are a few Python things we have to get straight first.

Graphics With Arcade

Use drawing on the screen to make learning Python more enjoyable.

Indices and tables