A downloadable fantasy console for Windows, macOS, and Linux

Buy Now$15.00 USD or more

PICO-8 is a fantasy console for making, sharing and playing tiny games and other computer programs. When you turn it on, the machine greets you with a commandline and simple built-in tools for creating your own cartridges and exploring the PICO-8 cartverse.

★ Features ★

- Explore 1000s of games and projects with a built-in cart explorer.
- Make your own carts with code, gfx, map, sfx and music editors.
- Save carts in a cute shareable .p8.png format that looks like a cart!
- Export stand-alone carts  (HTML, Windows, Mac, Linux, Raspi)

Check out some PICO-8 games on itch.io, posted on the PICO-8 forums, or see what people are up to on twitter: #pico8

PICO-8 is currently in beta, but is stable and almost feature-complete. For 1.0 there will also be online scores and a web version. These features and other future updates will be available to itch customers.

Updated 3 hours ago
StatusIn development
PlatformsWindows, macOS, Linux
Rated 4.9 out of 5 stars
(257 total ratings)
Made withSDL, PICO-8
Tagschiptune, Cozy, fantasy-console, Moddable, PICO-8, Pixel Art
Average sessionA few hours
LinksHomepage, Blog, Community, Twitter


Buy Now$15.00 USD or more

In order to download this fantasy console you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $15 USD. You will get access to the following files:

pico-8_0.2.6b_setup.exe 7 MB
pico-8_0.2.6b_windows.zip 9 MB
pico-8_0.2.6b_osx.zip 15 MB
pico-8_0.2.6b_amd64.zip 12 MB
pico-8_0.2.6b_i386.zip 11 MB
pico-8_0.2.6b_raspi.zip 15 MB

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