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The image for the Pen Extension in the Extensions Menu.

The Pen Extension, also referred to as Turtle Extension,[citation needed] is an extension in Scratch 3.0 that allows sprites to control their pens, as well as stamp themselves onto the stage and remove all pen marks. To use them, they must be enabled in the "Extensions" section of the editor. Before Scratch 3.0, these blocks were not an extension, and were located in a category called Pen Blocks.[1]


Note Note: Click on a block to learn more about it.

Scratch 3.0 has the following 9 Pen Stack blocks:

Prior to Scratch 3.0

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Prior to Scratch 3.0, the Pen Extension was located in a block category called Pen. It included 4 stack blocks which are no longer in Scratch 3.0:

See Also


  1. ericrosenbaum. (2/10/2017). "We are moving the pen blocks to an extension." https://github.com/LLK/scratch-gui/issues/725
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