This is the home page for MiniScript, a simple, elegant language for embedding or learning to program.
MiniScript is modern, elegant, easy to learn, and easy to embed in your own C# or C++ projects. (Or even Kotlin, thanks to a recent third-party project!)
It's also open-source and has been under continuous development since 2016.
The annual January game jam has been announced. The Mini Micro New Year Jam is a roughly two-week (three weekends) event in which participants write a game in Mini Micro.
We have lots of ways you can try MiniScript right now, many of them right within your web browser. Check out:
Our Try-It! interface runs MiniScript code right on the page, with a nice code editor and the ability to share snippets. Also includes a great tutorial and friendly reference material!
Try the classic Unity demo, including both an interactive prompt and a code editor allowing you to fly a spaceship around the screen.
Boot up the Mini Micro, a neo-retro personal computer that uses MiniScript for both the programming language and the shell environment. Create cool games like these with this surprisingly sophisticated virtual computer.
Play RoboReindeer Rumble!, a coding game in which you program your robotic reindeer to defeat all others in a snowball fight to the pain!
Or, if you have a Mac, Windows, or Linux desktop, you can download MiniScript for use on the command line.
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MiniScript is written and maintained by Joe Strout, with help from the community. Got questions or comments? Send mail to email@example.com.