PICO-8 is a fantasy console for retro game development

PICO-8 is a fantasy console created by Lexaloffle to make small games with a retro flavor.

The tool makes it easy to share your creations with others via "carts" and you can inspect the source code, spritesheets, audio config, etc. of these.

PICO-8 games are coded in Lua, and the platform's specs set arbitrary limitations to enhance creativity. These specs are: