Mac Tip: Terminal: Snake Game

Mac Tip: Terminal: Snake Game

This Mac tip is provided by Mark Greentree and was originally posted on Mark’s blog – Everyday Mac Support. For more of Mark’s tips visit his site, follow him on Twitter, or browse his archive of posts here.

How To: Terminal: Snake Game

Well, I think the Apple developers are having just too much fun leaving these unix based games in to tinker with when no one is looking.

With that in mind I think we will do the same.

In order to do this we will need to use Terminal. To locate Terminal simply navigate to your Applications folder then to the Utilities Folder. Within the Utilities folder you will locate Terminal.

Simply launch and then enter the following:


After you have pressed return then press the escape (esc) button on your keyboard found in the top row at the left hand side. Then press x on your keyboard. Then type the following:


Press return on your keyboard and snake will appear as shown at the beginning of this post.

Enjoy, and remember if you get caught playing this whilst working…you don’t know me!