World Domination Checklist

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Welcome to the World Domination Checklist. Here I chronicle all my goals on my way to total world domination. You gotta start somewhere! To save you some time, I’ve organized each set of goals by theme. Then, each table is sorted alphabetically by achievement.

Table of Contents


Hey, so what if I like anime?! Not everything has to contribute to world domination.

1Angel Beats9
1A Place Further than the Universe7
1-4Attack on Titan9
1Azumanga Diaoh8
1Blend S6
1-2Blood Blockade Battlefront7
1Cautious Hero: The Hero Is Overpowered but Overly Cautious7
1Cyberpunk: Edgerunners10
1Death Note5
1-2Demon Slayer8
1Ergo Proxy4
1Fate Apocrypha6
1Fate/Stay Night4
1Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works8
1Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood9
1Guilty Crown3
1*Healer Girl5
1Inuyashiki: Last Hero5
1Jujutsu Kaisen8
1Kaguya-sama: Love Is War9
1Kids on the Slope7
1*Lycoris Recoil8
1Madoka Magica8
1*The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya6
1Mirai Nikki8
1*Michiko & Hatchin6
1*Mob Psycho 1007
1Mushoku Tensei6
1-4My Hero Academia10
1Neon Genesis Evangelion5
1No Game No Life7
1Noragami Aragoto9
1One Punch Man9
2One Punch Man3
1Paraysyte: the Maxim7
1Plastic Memories2
1Ranking of Kings9
1Rascal Does Not Dream of Bunny Girl Senpai8
1Rurouni Kenshin9
1Spy x Family7
1Steins;Gate Zero10
1-2Sword Art Online7
1Sword Art Online: Alicization8
1-2Sword Art Online: Alicization—War of Underworld9
1Talentless Nana6
1The Orbital Children7
1The Promised Neverland10
2The Promised Neverland7
1Tokyo Ghoul9
1Tokyo Ghoul √A8
1-2Tokyo Ghoul:re3
1Tsurezure Children8
1Violet Evergarden7
1Wonder Egg Priority9
1Your Lie in April10
1-4Yu Yu Hakusho8


While I read quite often for grad school, I rarely read books. As a result, I figured I should at least document the handful that I have read.

Completion StatusBookRating/10
~20 pagesDeep Work3
Fluent Japanese from Anime and Manga6
Japanese Is Not That Hard6
Mixed Methods in Social Inquiry8


One of the things I live about being a creator is creating. After all, I wouldn’t do what I do for any other reason.

Completion StatusMilestone
Add 250 code snippets to the Sample Programs repoOpens in a new tab.
Get 1,000 views in one day
Hit 50 stars on the Sample Programs repoOpens in a new tab.
Hit 100 stars on the Sample Programs repoOpens in a new tab.
Hit 100,000 lifetime views
Publish 100 articles
Publish 250 articles
> 450Publish 500 articles
Publish 50 Sample Programs articlesOpens in a new tab.
Start a Renegade Coder scholarship for $1000


Everyone has a bunch of stuff they’ve completed because society said so. Here’s my list.

Completion StatusAchievement
Complete high school
Earn a Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering
Earn a Masters degree in Computer Science and Engineering
~Spring 2023Earn a PhD in Engineering Education
Publish a paper at a research conferenceOpens in a new tab.
Publish a paper in a research journal


One reason I created this website was to do a bit of teaching. Naturally, I have my fair share of education-related goals (some of which were added after they happened…).

Completion StatusAchievement
Start a data structures series
Start an intermediate Java course
Start a Java series with quizzes and bonus material
Start a Python series
Teach my first class
Tutor my first student
Win a departmental teaching award
Win a university teaching award


I wouldn’t be able to do this without the support of my family. As a result, I couldn’t put together a list like this without including them.

Completion StatusMilestone
Build a Tiny House
Create a family tree
Discover my genetic makeup
Get a pet
Get Engaged
Go on a honeymoon
Have a child (or two)
Marry my high school sweetheart
Pay off my student loans (~$40,000)


Yeah, I like to game too. Let me live my life!

Video GameSystemRating/10
20 Minutes Till DawnPC9
Bloons TD 6PC7
Cookie ClickerPC6
Despot’s GamePC7
Destiny 2PC5
Genshin ImpactPC10
HaloXbox & PC7
Halo 2Xbox & PC10
Halo 3Xbox 360 & PC9
Heroes of the StormPC7
Final Fantasy XNintendo Switch8
Mario Kart 8Nintendo Switch7
New WorldPC5
Phantasy Star OnlineXbox & PC8
Phantasy Star Online 2PC8
Phantasy Star Online 2 New GenesisPC4
PikminNintendo GameCube7
Pikmin 3Nintendo Switch9
Rogue TowerPC8
Super Auto PetsPC6
The Planet CrafterPC8
World of WarcraftPC7


As much as I love creating content, I’d love to make some money as well. These goals are related to cashing in on my efforts.

Completion StatusAchievement
Become an Amazon Affiliate
Create a niche site
Create a Patreon account
Create a source of passive income
Create a YouTube channel
Launch the Renegade Coder website
Open the Renegade Coder store
Quit my desk job
Start a membership service


In 2022, I got into manga, and I thought it would be fun to track the series I read.

14Can’t Stop Cursing YouKensuke Koba7
60Made in AbyssAkihito Tsukushi8
33Mieruko-ChanTomoki Izumi7
108Rent-a-GirlfriendReiji Miyajima10
29Watari-Kun’s ****** Is About to CollapseNaru Narumi7


Here’s a list of movies I’ve seen!

Ant-Man and the Wasp6
The Avengers7
The Avengers: Age of Ultron8
The Avengers: Infinity War9
The Avengers: End Game9
Black Panther9
Black Widow9
Bo Burnham: Inside10
Captain America: The First Avenger6
Captain America: The Winter Soldier8
Captain America: Civil War9
Captain Marvel7
Demon Slayer: Mugen Train8
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness8
Don’t Look Up8
Dune: Part One6
Fate Stay/Night: Heaven’s Feel I8
Fate Stay/Night: Heaven’s Feel II8
Fate Stay/Night: Heaven’s Feel III8
Free Guy8
Frozen 28
Guardians of the Galaxy7
Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol. 28
Iron Man7
Iron Man 27
Iron Man 38
Joe Bell7
Jujutsu Kaisen 08
Raya and the Last Dragon6
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings9
Spider-Man: Homecoming8
Spider-Man: Far From Home8
Spider-Man: No Way Home8
Star Wars Episode I6
Star Wars Episode II4
Star Wars Episode III8
Star Wars Episode IV8
Star Wars Episode V7
Star Wars Episode VI7
Star Wars Episode VII8
Star Wars Episode VIII9
Star Wars Episode IX8
Suicide Squad (2021)7
Thor: The Dark World6
Thor: Ragnarok8
Toy Story8
Toy Story 27
Toy Story 39
Toy Story 48
X-Men: Apocalypse6
X-Men: Days of Future Past8
X-Men: The Last Stand6
X-Men Origins: Wolverine7
X2: X-Men United7


Here’s a list of things I just want to do at some point.

Completion StatusAchievement
Become licensed in Amateur Radio (KB3OAO)
Earn a Black Belt
Go to a Penguins Stanley Cup Final game
Go to Warped Tour
Learn a musical instrumentOpens in a new tab.
Learn another language
Reach 100-day streak in Duolingo
Reach 365-day streak in Duolingo
Reach 2-year streak in Duolingo
See a play on Broadway
Solve a Rubik’s cube
Witness a Solar Eclipse


What can I say? I like to watch a little TV every now and then.

1Archive 817
1Altered Carbon8
1-3Black Mirror8
1-5Breaking Bad10
1-8Game of Thrones8
1Love on the Spectrum8
1-4Rick and Morty10
1-4*Somebody Feed Phil8
1-4Stranger Things9
1Squid Game8
1-3The Good Place9
1The Passage7
1-7The Office10
8-9The Office8
1-2The Order6
1-3The Series of Unfortunate Events8
1The Silent Sea7
1-2The Witcher9
1Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist10


At some point in college, I got bit by the travel bug. Once I have a bit more money, I’ll probably take some more trips.

Completion StatusGoal
See the Northern Lights
Travel to all 7 continents
Travel to Belgium
Travel to Germany
Travel to Mexico
Travel to Poland
Travel to the UK
Travel to 10 countries
Travel to 10 states
Travel to all 50 states