Plee the Bear

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Plee the Bear
Plee the bear.jpg
Plee the Bear tutorial level
GenrePlatform game
Latest release0.7.1
Release dateFebruary 8 2017
DevelopersJulien Jorge, Sébastien Angibaud and contributors[1]
Code licenseGPL
Media licenseCC BY-SA v3
EngineBear Engine
P. languageC++
LibrarySDL
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Plee the Bear is a free game. This means that the source code is available to be studied, modified, and distributed. Most projects look for help with testing, documentation, graphics, etc., as well.

Plee the Bear is a 2D platform game in which the player controls a bear in single or multiplayer mode. As of 2015-01-07, the latest version of the game is 0.7.

The game's source code is licensed under the GNU GPL v3, while the game's media is under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license v3.[2][3]

It is written in the C++ programming language using the SDL library.

Development[edit]

It is mainly developed by Julien Jorge and Sébastien Angibaud, with the help of several contributors[1].

Since the end of april 2010, the website features a weblog where news on the upcoming releases are presented. A forum has also been installed for better exchanges with the users.

History[edit]

Date Event
2007-03-22 A testing release
2008-01-03 First demo available
2008-01-06 Now works on x86_64
2008-01-09 Website interface update
2008-01-13 Improved demo
2008-03-27 0.2 released
2008-07-09 0.3 released
2009-08-23 0.4 released
? 0.5 released
? 0.7 released
2017-02-08 0.7.1 released

Availability[edit]

Web site

Is currently down but the source code can be found on GitHub. See link to archive below. The game’s web site until 2014 provided:

  • the source code for the game and the editor (in one archive)
  • Ubuntu packages
  • standalone Linux .tar.gz
  • Windows XP .exe
Debian GNU/Linux and GNU/kFreeBSD
  • As of 2009-10-02, Debian testing (squeeze) includes packages with version 0.4.1-2 for amd64 hppa i386 ia64 mips mipsel sparc, unstable also includes packages for kfreebsd-amd64 kfreebsd-i386. There is also a 0.2.1-2 package for m68k.[4]
  • Editors are provided as a package called "bear-factory", version 0.4.1-2, for amd64 hppa i386 ia64 kfreebsd-amd64 kfreebsd-i386 mips mipsel sparc.[5]

References[edit]

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