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Weeklog for Week 24: June 13 to June 19


Not a lot of work got done this week thanks to the holiday and other circumstances. It's also unbearably hot, which doesn't actually increase my working speed.


Libraries, programming, etc


  • Trailmakers (with Anton): I've had this for ages, since before it released on Steam even. It's a wonderful physics sandbox game where you build cars and planes and boats. We had a great time building and destroying our different vehicles, and finding weird and wonderful constructions on the workshop. After two hours, however, I feel that we've seen everything I wanted to see from this game. 6/10
  • The Witcher 3: There is so much world here, and it's so detailed and full and rich and consistent, it has regions with discernible flavour and real conflicts between parties that you can influence. I'm overwhelmed with it. I'm also, strangely, done with it. So I'll focus on the main quests now.


  • Supraland (from free EGS)


Other media

  • Fred Dibnah laddering a chimney (Part 2) - YouTube
  • 10 Levels of Sleight of Hand: Cheating at Poker - YouTube
  • Red Notice (Netflix): In this heist movie, Ryan Reynolds plays Deadpool, Gal Gadot plays Wonder Woman and Dwayne Johnson plays The Rock, and the goal of this movie is to find the Holy Meta of Metaness. Each of the characters is improbably smooth and witty and smart and fearless and so extremely meta that at some point, Deadpool whistles the Indiana Jones melody. The movie is enjoyable if you have enough popcorn and your BAC is above 1.2, otherwise I'd suggest another drink. 5.5/10
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