Snake in the Terminal

Are you a text user interface enjoyer? Have you always wondered how difficult is it to write an ncurses UI? What better way to find out than to write a program of your own that explores ncurses’ API. Of course, you have to keep it interesting. Why not implement a scaled down version of a retro arcade game: snake. The Rules of Snake Step one of this project is to look up what the rules for a game of snake are....

June 17, 2023 · 14 min · Ivan Eduardo Guerra

Containerizing Runescape

If you grew up gaming in the 00’s and even into the 10’s, you probably have heard of Runescape. Even in 2023, Runescape remains one of the world’s most popular MMOs. The game has evolved significantly over the past 20-ish years of its existence and continues to have one of the most active online communities of any MMO. There’s two main forks of the game: Old School Runescape1 (OSRS) and Runescape 32 (RS3)....

January 14, 2023 · 6 min · Ivan Eduardo Guerra