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If you need any sort of help,or just want to shoot the breeze, you can most anytime find people in the pygame IRC channel. 6667 #pygame

Mailing List

Pygame maintains an active mailing list. You can email the list at

If you do not have a mail client configured on your computer you can subscribe to the mailing list by sending a plain-text e-mail to Leave the subject field blank and in the body put only "subscribe pygame-users" (without the quotes).

You will receive an authentication response. Follow the directions in that e-mail to complete the subscription process.

Forums and Newsgroups

GMane, and google groups offer web based, and newsgroup access to the pygame mailing list. So you can talk with a forum-like interface to the pygame mailing list.

If you prefer newsgroups, GMane is running a newsgroup gateway at gmane.comp.python.pygame.

If you have a google account, and like google groups, there is a mailing list mirror at google groups mirror. To post, you must subscribe to the real mailing list first. It started mirroring the mailing list in 2008/04/28.

For a forum-like interface, you can use Nabble which started mirroring on 2012/05/21.

Mailing list archives are hosted by Gmane and


our projects welcomes all python game, art, music, sound, video and multimedia projects. If they use pygame or not.
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