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SCP Wiki entry retrieval script

Project description

A Python 2/3 script that opens a specific/random entry on the SCP Foundation wiki.

If you don’t know what that is, give it a shot.


Python 2.7 or Python 3.2+. Everything is inside the standard library.

To install, get it from pip:

> pip install scp-marvin

Note: this command may be different depending on your system. Research beforehand.

Alternatively, just clone the git repo/download the source and install with setuptools:

> python install

Once you’ve done that, access it through the marvin command.

Command Line Arguments


> marvin -h

usage: marvin [-h] [-v] [-r] [scp]

Opens an SCP entry on the SCP Foundation wiki.

positional arguments:
  scp            SCP entry ID

optional arguments:
  -h, --help     show this help message and exit
  -v, --version  show program's version number and exit
  -r, --random   Open a random entry


> marvin 173

> marvin scp-2998

> marvin 789-j

would open SCP-173, SCP-2998 and SCP-789-J, respectively.

> marvin -r

would open a random article.


Copyright 2015 Thurask <> This work is free. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the Do What The Fuck You Want To Public License, Version 2, as published by Sam Hocevar. See the LICENSE file for more details.

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