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I'm a grey haired Millenial. I like computers, and abstruse pop culture.

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July 20, 2019 - Dungeon Generation in Diablo 1

Here's an excellent write up on how Diablo generated its random Dungeons. The analysis uses the code from the Devilution project.

July 16, 2019 - Developing in WSL from VS Code

Here's a link to the documentation for linking VSCode to Windows Subsystm for Linux for development.

July 12, 2019 - Hotline Miami and the Rise of Synthwave

The take is a little sophmoric in places, but good coverage none the less, especially in videogames. I believe that the "synthwave" movement is a projection's projection of nostalgia.