So yeah, I did some updating to the design of the website yet again. The overall layout of the "core" site is largely the same as before - the only things I changed were the color scheme and the layouts of the "Works" pages. Basically what I did was convert them from bullet-point lists into … Continue reading Another website redesign because blegh.
Here's another general update on my current projects - only this one holds a significance that no other update from me ever has before. With the Coronavirus situation being what it is - my school just announced at the beginning of this week that we're moving over to studying remotely - I decided to relocate … Continue reading Another update but this one is sort of important.
It's not very often that I write an opinion piece like this one on this site, but on this occasion, I feel the need to share my thoughts on an epidemic I'm sure you already know about. The Coronavirus has been sweeping across the face of the Earth at a shocking rate. With nearly 100,000 … Continue reading We need to calm down about the Coronavirus.
It's that time of year again - Christmas has arrived, the year is coming to a close in a week, and I share my yearly Top 10 of games I played, albums I listened to, movies I saw and events I had transpire. Personally, 2019 was a good year. Counting out a brief crisis period, … Continue reading Santtu Pesonen’s Top 10 of 2019
This doesn't necessarily even warrant its own post, but I wanted to do one anyway, because I just released my first DOOM gameplay mod. MFG38's Doom Weapon Mini-Mod is a small gameplay mod for classic Doom games powered by ZScript. My aim with this mod was to essentially make some of the weapons (in particular the … Continue reading I made my first gameplay mod for DOOM.
Hello! Now I don't usually discuss anything outside of my creative outlets on this website, mainly because I want to keep the content here to promoting those as best I can, but I've made exceptions in some cases. And today, I'll make another exception. So one of the things I've kept pretty quiet about on … Continue reading So I’m livestreaming now.
It's that time of the year again - 2018 is drawing to a close in a week, and I should share 10 of my favorite things to come out/happen/etc. this year. This year was a crazy one, to say the least. Between everything that happened around the world - including shit like the EU conceiving … Continue reading Santtu Pesonen’s Top 10 of 2018
Before I start discussing the events that caused the eventual splitting of my first steady lineup, I want to clarify that it ultimately happened in good terms between everyone involved. I'm not writing this in order to demonize anyone, nor do I hold grudges towards any of my former bandmates. With that out of the … Continue reading The story of my first band – and how it fell apart
On September 30th, I announced on my Facebook and Twitter that I'd be going offline for a week. The next morning, I uninstalled all social media apps from my phone. After coming back to my apartment, I booted up my computer - but instead of logging into YouTube and a dozen other sites and doing … Continue reading So I went offline for a week…
I'll preface this post by saying that I'm the type of person who cares for the wellbeing of his loved ones. In some cases, I can even find myself putting others' wellbeing before my own. That said, I do acknowledge that the burden of my wellbeing is ultimately on my own shoulders, and I do … Continue reading On overworking yourself