The Ren'Py Jam is a game jam running from September 15th to September 30th, 2018, asking you to make a game that shows off Ren'Py.

If the download links on this page are missing, please download the SDK from Or click here to download the latest version of Ren'Py.

Ren'Py 5.6.1 "Community Service"

Ren'Py 5.6.1 "Community Service" was released on September 13, 2006. The main distribution is:

which includes the Ren'Py demo game, Ren'Py source code, and executable files that let you run on Windows 98+. This is all that you need to use Ren'Py on Windows.

For your convenience, we've made available the Ren'Py documentation included in the release:

The following files are required to run Ren'Py games, including the demo, on non-Windows platforms:

Known Issues

Ren'Py crashes when displayables are clipped to an area for which both the x and y coordinates of the upper-left corner are 0 or less. To work around this, add the lines:

    $ renpy.disable_fullscreen_opt = True

to your game. Be sure to remove this workaround when 5.6.2 is released.