Potato Uxn Release
Potato Uxn Release

Yes, a potato.

Potato is an operating system for the Varvara computer, designed to fill the gaps where a host device might not have an underlying file system, like handheld consoles.

The majority of the controls are designed around the d-pad. The pattern used here is the B button to handle all window operations, and reserve the A button for the applications themselves. Files can also be opened with mouse2.


From Potato, you can jump into a rom, and return to the OS with f4. The operating system comes bundled with a few basic applications to view various document formats:

Original illustrations created by Rekka Bellum.

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