Introduction to the Pygame Library

02:30 PM - 03:25 PM on August 15, 2015, Room 705

Piper Thunstrom

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Learn the critical building blocks of the Pygame Library, see how they fit together, then talk about some Python specific design patterns.


Pygame: A common learning library and a python SDL wrapper. There's a number of tools for accessing hardware, but the meat of the library is tools for games. Learn the pieces that make a pygame Sprite, how they work together, a short live demo of how a game loop works, and then a discussion of design patterns for games in Python.