Containerizing Secret Hitler.io

Game Night

Some weeks ago I found myself wanting to play the social deduction game Secret Hitler. There’s an excellent online version Secret Hitler.io, which during the ongoing Corona related lock-down is a great find. There was one issue: Sign-ups were disabled that night because of excessive demand. So instead of a game night we went on to see if we could deploy our own version, as the website is open source anyway.

I have never ran into an open source project which has as it’s “How to run in production” the simple message “Don’t”. But…