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Alien-Factory is the personal website of SlimerDude, also known as Steve Eynon.

It serves as a technical time capsule of activities and achievements I've undertaken over the years. It's also a place where I vent views and post articles on all things programming.

But most of all, it's my part of the vast internet landfill.


Find Emma!

a retro text adventure game created as a Birthday present for my wife Emma. Feed animals, open presents, and find Emma!

Written entirely in Fantom; play online!

Escape the Mainframe

A simple jump and duck game to test your reflexes. Rendered in stunning retro 3D vector graphics. Think Tron meets Minecraft!

Written entirely in Fantom; play in the browser or download the desktop app!


Helpful articles on Fantom and all things programming.


A mini-website that exhorts and promotes Fantom's main features.

Fantom being a new programming language I'm quite evangelical about.

Fantom Pods

Highlights of the many libraries I've written for the Fantom programming language, complete with links to corresponding Alien-Factory articles.

All pods available from the Eggbox repository.


An open source repository for Fantom libraries, and home to the 50+ pods I've written!

From IoC and web frameworks, through database drivers, to speech recognition... get them all here!

Gundam Game

A horizontally scrolling shoot'em'up game.

Written in Fantom, the same code base runs in a browser (as pure Javascript) and as a JVM desktop application!

South America

What happened when I disappeared into the backwaters of South America for 6 months.

Not for the squeamish.


A Java (and Fantom) playback library for Mappy, the designer for rectangular, hexagonal, and isometric tile based games.


A powerful Add-In for Microsoft® Visio® to create and manage website workflows for Apache Struts.

(No longer maintained.)


A show case of 3D vector graphic demos that I wrote in assembler as a teenager.

This is where my programming addiction started!