Kobold entered the Intel 88 hill in June 1992 and survived 200+ challenges before being pushed off in August.

;redcode
;name Kobold
;author Stefan Strack
;strategy Fast dwarf: bombs with DAT 0 and decrements, finally clears core
;strategy (optimized version of Scanners' Nightmare)

COUNT   equ 431
FIRST   equ 5+(37*COUNT)

move    mov <FIRST,FIRST+13
        add incr,move
        djn move,#2999+COUNT
incr    mov -37,<-37
        jmp incr

        end move