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Party Post-Mortem

It felt apt to call this post-party report a "post mortem", since as Evilbot all taught us, after a demoparty of some magnitude you should feel somewhat Dead Inside. Or, as Gargaj says: "Post-party depression". Solskogen 2017 was — if we are honest — probably our best year so far. We were very close to busting our all-time high with ... More

Live ALL THE THINGS!

This year, we are taking the already well-known concept of live coding into new and exciting territories with the addition of live graphics and live music (!) compos. Speedpaint World Cup In Speedpaint World Cup compo we pin artists against each other in intense 10-minute matches where they produce an image based on a given theme. The ... More

The Solskogen chess tournament returns!

Welcome to Solskogen's chess column! Today we are analyzing a little gem of a game; it's the second game of the 2016 Solskogen Organizers versus The World (aka all the participants). After a spectacular eight-move defeat as black, the world team would now seek revenge as white. And what a great game it was! FLASHBACK TIME! 1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 ... More