pygnetic — Easy networking in Pygame

pygnetic is a library designed to help in the development of network games and applications in Pygame.


  • Two approaches to handle network events
    • generating events in pygame queue
    • using handler classes
  • Efficient packaging of data through the message system

  • Support for multiple network and serialization libraries


pygnetic can be installed with

Optional requirements



pygnetic is under development by Szymon Wróblewski <> as GSoC 2012 project and mentored by René Dudfield <>.

Indices and tables