Registered 2009-03-03 by Tom Rothamel

Ren'Py is a free and cross-platform visual novel engine. It helps you use words, pictures, and sounds to tell stories with the computer. Its easy and efficient script language makes it possible for non-programmers to make visual novels, while its Python support allows for complicated simulation games.

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Tom Rothamel
Tom Rothamel
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mainline series 

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Programming Languages:
Python, C
Version control system:
GNU LGPL v2.1, MIT / X / Expat Licence

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  • Ren'Py 6.13.8 Released on 2012-01-19
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