What is Core War?
Core War is a game
played between two or more programs written in Redcode, a low-level language
similar to assembly. Players write a program to
eliminate all opponents in the memory of the
MARS virtual computer.
Core War can also be used as a platform to experiment with genetic programming.
A 0x20th Anniversary Core War Competition
will be held at DEF CON 24 in Las Vegas on 5–6 August.
The Easter Core War Tournament has just been announced.
Entries will battle in a multiwarrior medium process core.
The CoreWarRITSI tournament
has been announced. The tournament will be held at the VII Congreso
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.
has just been released by Martin Ankerl, featuring multi-core evaluation of rounds.
Leeds Code Dojo will be holding
a Core War event in Leeds UK next week,
from 6pm on Wednesday 2nd September.
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