In December 1990, the ICWS held their fifth annual Core War tournament at the offices of J. Spira and Associates, California. 19 authors competed in the final, with a total of 26 warriors. For the first time, the tournament was held using the CWS'88 Redcode standard. Warriors battled in a round robin tournament, with no self fights.

Standard:CWS'88
Coresize:8192
Processes:64
Entry length:64
Points win:3
Points tie:1
Cycles:125000
Rounds:6

Results

#%W%L %TNameAuthor Score
176.716.76.7 Paper: A.K.A moleratScott Nelson 236.7
275.318.06.7 DoubleStormIIMatthew J. Chung 232.7
372.716.011.3 EcstacyStefan Röttger 229.3
470.021.38.7 ScissorsMatthew Householder 218.7
564.023.312.7 Warrior 42Stefan Röttger 204.7
657.325.317.3 ZDDouglas McDaniels 189.3
760.030.79.3 Cat CanA. Kirchner 189.3
855.334.010.7 DervishD.Bofinger 176.7
950.734.015.3 ZEDouglas McDaniels 167.3
1050.743.36.0 BasiliskJames T. McMahon 158.0
1146.040.713.3 VladD.Bofinger & T.J.Allen 151.3
1248.046.06.0 Mr. BeefGerald Frost 150.0
1348.050.02.0 StoneMatthew Householder 146.0
1438.048.014.0 c2n863John R. Perry 128.0
1524.726.049.3 DiversMatthew Skala 123.3
1634.746.019.3 Leap ToadMatthew Skala 123.3
1728.746.025.3 C10n642John R. Perry 111.3
1825.340.034.7 DAC - Divide and ConquerMark A. Durham 110.7
1923.348.028.7 LightningC. Butcher 98.7
2030.766.72.7 TroutC. Butcher 94.7
2128.062.010.0 InfesterGerald Frost 94.0
2220.754.724.7 SpookJoe E. Robertson III 86.7
2312.740.746.7 Ju Jit SuStephen Tavener 84.7
2422.775.32.0 BeamerUlrich Ruckert 70.0
2515.368.716.0 GatoCristobal Jimenez Lopez 62.0
263.361.335.3 NetSasha Wait 45.3

References

  1. Buckley, William R. "Five Years of Core War." The Core War Newsletter 10 (Winter 1991): 12-15.
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