Three Cheers for PyTom!

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Three Cheers for PyTom!

#1 Post by qirien » Wed Jan 09, 2019 11:48 am

I just wanted to give a quick THANK YOU to PyTom for his long-term, quality, responsive work on Ren'Py. Not only is it what enables all of us to make our games, but he continues to add new features, gives support, and is even nice about it! And he does it all for free! (Though, you can always be a Patron on Patreon if you want to support Ren'Py with money.)

I've watched many open source projects languish or devolve into bickering over the years and am so happy that instead Ren'Py continues to improve and evolve along with changing technology, with Android, iOS, Steam support, etc.

So let's hear it for PyTom!! :D
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Re: Three Cheers for PyTom!

#2 Post by trooper6 » Wed Jan 09, 2019 12:30 pm

PyTom is awesome and amazing!
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#3 Post by JBShields » Wed Jan 09, 2019 12:32 pm

Hear, Hear!

I may not use Renpy, but the amount of creators PyTom is able to bring together is amazing! Without Renpy, I don't think the OELVN community would be where it is today.

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#4 Post by Zelan » Wed Jan 09, 2019 12:57 pm

Thanks for everything that you do, PyTom! c:

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#5 Post by Nagibator » Wed Jan 09, 2019 1:05 pm

Yes, PyTom is indeed the hero we all need but do not deserve.
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#6 Post by mitoky » Wed Jan 09, 2019 1:23 pm

Cheers //claps

Thank you for everything you have done PyTom! You are simply awesome!
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#7 Post by morinoir » Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:25 pm

Since everybody has thank Pytom for creating Ren'py, I want to thank Pytom for building a wonderful community like Lemmasoft!
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#8 Post by Steamgirl » Mon Jan 14, 2019 11:52 am

I started using Ren'py when I was living in poverty. The fact that it was free and open allowed me to learn so much. I would not now be working in my dream job in games without Ren'py. Thank you PyTom - the giver of wishes. :)

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#9 Post by JenneMK » Sat Jan 19, 2019 1:31 am

Yes, thank you so much for all the work you've done, PyTom! :D

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Re: Three Cheers for PyTom!

#10 Post by Katy133 » Sat Jan 19, 2019 7:21 pm

Thank you so much, PyTom! I love using Ren'Py! And I love the community you've created on the forum! :D
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#11 Post by ComputerArt.Club » Sat Jan 19, 2019 8:57 pm

Hip hip! HOORAY!

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Re: Three Cheers for PyTom!

#12 Post by jack_norton » Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:45 am

I make sure to thank him in the credits screen of all my games because what he is doing is simply amazing. I've seen COMMERCIAL engine project being less updated/debugged/supported than Ren'Py!
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#14 Post by Obscura » Mon Jan 28, 2019 11:45 pm

I'm convinced there are multiple PyToms running around at this point. Not sure how one person is able to work on RenPy, this forum, the games database, Patreon articles...
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Re: Three Cheers for PyTom!

#15 Post by Gear » Tue Jan 29, 2019 12:29 pm

...and attending conventions and hosting workshops.
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