Created: 2011-07-14 09:33
Updated: 2014-03-22 23:27


The Python Challenge

  • The first programming riddle on the net visitors have attempted solving the challenge since May 2005.
  • There are currently 33 levels.

What people have said about them:

"These sorts of things are in my opinion the best way to learn a language.", brberg at Media Cloisters

"It's the best web site of the year so far.", Andy Todd at halfcooked

"Addictive way to learn the ins and outs of Python.. a must for all programmers!", salimma at stumbleupon

"This challenge is fantastic. Clever, addictive and really gets your mind working. I feel like I'm playing Myst.", James Tauber after finishing level 22.

"I've been using Python since 1991, and while I've always enjoyed it, I have to confess this is the most Python fun I've had this century! Excellent work. Thank you!", Tim Peters

"If you've got any Python chops, I highly recommend giving it a shot. The puzzles are very well constructed, and the clues are clever. I felt continually challenged, but almost never at a total loss for things to try.", Thiamin Trek at

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