Manual

How to use basic Playdate features.

Playdate Community Expectations

Playdate is a fun system meant for everyone—let's keep it that way.

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Playdate Simulator

The Playdate Simulator is an application that mimics the Playdate device, and makes Playdate development quick and easy.

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Screenshots

Capturing and viewing Playdate screenshots.

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Getting Started with your Playdate

All the information you need to know about your Playdate

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Playdate Mirror

Mirror is an app that streams gameplay audio and video from a Playdate handle game console to a Windows, macOS, or Linux PC.

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Playdate Manual

Learn the basics of your Playdate and how to start playing.

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Sideloading Playdate games

How to sideload Playdate games you've made yourself, or acquired from a third party.

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