Journey to the Center of Hawkthorne
Download the game
Contribute to the game
All discussion and development takes place on /r/hawkthorne. If you have any contributions you’d like to submit, either open a pull request or create a post on the subreddit. The steps below are only needed if you want to write code for the game.
Getting started with development on OS X / Linux
Getting start is easy. Just clone the repository and run
$ git clone git://github.com/hawkthorne/hawkthorne-journey.git $ cd hawkthorne-journey $ make run
Getting started with development on Windows
First, download and install Github for Windows which will setup git on your computer. You’ll also need PowerShell, which comes pre-installed on Windows 7 & 8.
Once you’ve installed and logged in with Github for Windows, go to
https://github.com/hawkthorne/hawkthorne-journey and click the
After you’ve successfully forked the repository go to
https://github.com/<your username>/hawkthorne-journey and click the “Clone in
Once you have the repo, click on it in Github for Windows, select “tools > open a shell here”.
In your new PowerShell window, run
> .\make.ps1 run
Congratulations! You’re running Journey to the Center of Hawkthorne! Your next steps can be:
- Fix bugs with the game
- Add new features and content to the game
Releasing a new version
We release a new version of Journey to the Center of Hawkthorne about every two
weeks. To create a release, open a pull request from the
master branch to the
release branch. You should never commit directly to the
Unless otherwise noted, this code is licensed under the MIT License.
Artwork and audio files are licensed under CC BY-NC 3.0. Artwork includes all .png, .psd, .ogg, and .wav files.