This board was designed to be an affordable device for teaching game development. An eight by eight display, with four shades of pixels, together with an equivalent of a Trinket M0 on board let you create and play simple games such as Snake, Tetris or Frogger. A number of example games, together with an online tutorial and documentation, let you quickly pick up the skills that you will later find useful when creating bigger games and interactive applications. A row of pins on the back also lets you connect anything you could use with other boards, so you can also use this for playing with electronics.
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This is the latest stable release of CircuitPython that will work with the PewPew.
Start here if you are new to CircuitPython.
This is the latest unstable release of CircuitPython that will work with the PewPew.
Unstable builds have the latest features but are more likely to have critical bugs.
Every time we commit new code to CircuitPython we automatically build binaries for it. They are stored on Amazon S3 by language (some which may be unreleased.) Try them if you want the absolute latest and are feeling risky.
All previous releases are available on GitHub. They are handy for testing but we recommend the latest stable otherwise.