Dear Ruby devs and game devs. I have a crazy announcement I want to share. Please boost.

Last week I released A Dark Room to the Nintendo Switch. Within the game, I also shipped a Ruby interpreter and a code editor as an Easter Egg.

*This Easter Egg effectively turns every consumer spec-ed Nintendo Switch into a Ruby Machine.*

1. Download A Dark Room from the US/EU.
2. Connect a USB keyboard and press the “~” key.
3. Follow the onscreen instructions.

@amirrajan holy crap that’s awesome. I wonder if Nintendo will pull it?

@amirrajan Do you mind if I post about this on twitter or are you trying to keep it on the down low?


@debugninja keeping on the DL right now. But feel free to “carefully” spread the word

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