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Interesting & fun practice tool

Terence Doyle
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Joined: May 30, 2001
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I stumbled across this application the other day and I thought it might be useful and fun for some of you.
It's called Robocode and can be found here:
I'm having great fun designing robots and thinking up strategies and at the same time I'm practicing java.


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David O'Meara

Joined: Mar 06, 2001
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A few changes I'd like seen plus the ability to have networked games of some sort (you think you're so big??? put your tank where your mouth is!!) but I just wasted my weekend on dom.SpaceInvaderV2
Terence Doyle
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Joined: May 30, 2001
Posts: 328
When I say I'm having fun that doesn't mean I don't get slaughtered
My favourite opponent is Sitting Duck
I'm on the home stretch for the Java 2 Cert exam in 2 weeks. When I finish (pass ? ) I'll get down to some serious robocoding.
I agree. Here's the link:
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