Brutal Maze should run on Python version 3.6 and above. If you’re using an Unix-like operating system, you’re likely to have Python installed on your computer. Otherwise, you can download it from

The game also uses multiple third-party libraries, which is recommended to be installed using pip. There is a detailed documentation about getting this package manager on

Install from PyPI

For convenience reasons, every release of Brutal Maze is uploaded to the Python Package Index. To either install or upgrade, open your terminal (on Windows: Command Prompt or PowerShell) and run:

pip install --user --upgrade brutalmaze

This requires the the user scheme scripts directory to be in your environmental variable $PATH.

Install from Source

If you want to tweak the game or contribute, clone the git repository:

git clone

Then install it using pip, like so:

pip install --user brutalmaze/