nsnake - Classic snake game on the terminal
nsnake is the classic snake game with textual interface. You can play it at
command-line and uses the nCurses library for graphics. The rules are the same
of any snake game:
You control a hungry snake and the objective is to eat as many fruits you can.
Each fruit eaten increases your size. The game ends when the snake collides
with the walls or itself.
The challenge is to earn the biggest score possible by eating as many fruits as
Controls and game settings can be changed through the in-game menus or by
directly editing the settings file.
Moves the snake
Quits the game at any time
Pauses/Unpauses the game
Show help during the game
- -h, --help
- Displays the quick help text.
- -v, --version
- Displays the version and general information.
Per-user content; game settings and scores
Probably. If you find any, please report it at the issue tracker
(https://github.com/alexdantas/nsnake/issue) or email me at
This manual page and nsnake were both written by Alexandre Dantas