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Catalogue

A list of everything in English. Also see kuvasto (🇫🇮).

Essays

Should Writers Read? An Odyssey to Nonsense
An essay about the utility of reading, the fun of writing, and how "show, don't tell" and its consequences have been a disaster for the human race.
2022
The Nicole Kidman AMC Commercial: A Deep Analysis
A lot of words about a one-minute commercial.
2022
Unpacking Mega Game II
An in-depth analysis of a 20 years old car game made of product placement.
2022
how to generate star wars names (not clickbait)
Finding the cast of the next Star Wars movie in Swedish information labels.
2022
Close Reading Echo's Route Choice
An essay about the subtleties of deciding which hot furry man (or woman) you want to date in Echo.
2022

Software

pokegen
Decompilation-based Pokémon Fire Red randomizer that replaces all the Pokémon in the game with new ones (no sprites, everything else that matters is in). WIP.
2021
Iterated Secret Santa
A Python script for small groups of people who love giving each other gifts.
2021

Gaming

Pokémon Lahna: Final Team
My team before I beat the Elite 4 in a pokegen playthrough.
2022