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Scratch 3.0
Scratch 3.0 Program.png
Release Date January 2, 2019
Programming language HTML5 / JavaScript
« 2.0
The project page.
The Scratch 3.0 sound recorder.

Scratch 3.0 is the third and current major version of Scratch. It is a complete redesign and reimplementation of Scratch written in HTML5 and JavaScript. It features a new, modern look and design with the stage moved back to the right like Scratch 1.4 and before. It was released on January 2, 2019.

New Features


  • Many blocks are in a different order
  • Events Blocks are the color of the Scratch 2.0 Control Blocks, and control blocks are a bit lighter than the old events blocks
  • More Blocks has been renamed My Blocks, and is a shade of light red
  • Some default inputs (the inputs that show up in the Block Palette are different

Click on a block to learn more about it!

go to [front v] layer go [forward v] (1) layers (costume [number v]) (backdrop [number v]) change [pitch v] effect by (10)::sound set [pitch v] effect to (100)::sound clear sound effects set drag mode [draggable v] <() contains ()?::operators delete (1) of [list v] delete all of [list v] (item # of () in [list v])

For extension blocks, please go to the extension pages.


  • New Paint Editor and Sound Editor
  • Pen, Video Sensing, and Music blocks are now extensions
  • You can now make and play projects on tablets and play them on phones, but currently you cannot edit projects on mobile phones
  • Several extra options for the “touching ()?” boolean, including “any edge”, “mouse-position”, and “left edge”
  • Different fonts: Sans Serif (thin Helvetica), Serif (Times), Handwriting, Marker, Curly, Pixel, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean
  • The vector paint editor is now the default editor
  • The Video Sensing blocks is an extension
  • New extensions: Text to Speech, Translate, Micro:bit, and Lego Mindstorms EV3.
  • Internet Explorer will not be a supported browser
  • PicoBoard and LEGO WeDo 1.0 are not supported
  • The addition of a pause button like in Phosphorus and Sulfurous



See Also