The 6.370 Battlecode programming competition is a unique challenge that combines battle strategy, software engineering and artificial intelligence. Teams of one to four students aim to write the best player program for the Battlecode real-time strategy game.

This is a fun one-month programming competition for both beginning and advanced coders. This is a programming project that will help you develop your skills, amaze your future employers (our many corporate sponsors), earn six units of MIT credit (course number 6.147), consume free food, and maybe earn a share of a $50,000 prize pool.

The 16th edition of Battlecode will take place in January 2016. Remote participation is allowed. Registration opens in December.

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