2009
06.24

libtcod

libtcod, a.k.a. “The Doryen Library”, is a free, fast, portable and uncomplicated API for roguelike developpers providing an advanced true color console, input, and lots of other utilities frequently used in roguelikes.

See the full list of features on the features page.

This website is no longer the home of libtcod. You can get the source and report issues on bitbucket : https://bitbucket.org/libtcod/libtcod

The forum is still open and will be available as long as needed : forum

The old material is still available but there’s no guaranty that the binary builds will still work with nowadays compilers. You’d better compile the library from the bitbucket sources.

Contact

For bug reports and feature requests, create a bitbucket issue.
You can use the forum for general discussions related to libtcod.

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