As anyone who has written any software knows, the next emotion you experience (after the elation of your program running successfully the first time), is mild puzzlement as you whisper to yourself "Why did it do that?" Battlesnake is certainly no exception. As your code grows in complexity, the likelihood
A new way to play Battlesnake called Battlegrounds is officially open! Battlegrounds will replace Global Arenas, which will shut down on May 31st.Battlegrounds is a recurring month-long competition where developers can enter their Battlesnakes in ladders to earn achievements and accolades. Each month, we will open up a new
With 10 competitors already battling-it-out in the Spring League Elite Tier, it's clear that developers were busy during the off-season preparing for an exciting start to the 2022 Competitive Season! What is the Spring League all about?For those who haven't been following Battlesnake over the past year, Spring League
As we hinted in the November 2021 Developer Update, we are planning to completely redesign how we represent teams of developers on the Battlesnake Platform. Before we can introduce anything new, we need to retire the existing team system. This process will occur over a couple of phases, where functionality
We are incredibly excited to announce the launch of our newest community customization, the "Trans Rights Scarf" Battlesnake head, created in collaboration with Fall League People's Choice Award Winner penelopezone. "It's been important to me to express my gender identity in all walks of my life since I came out.
Are you playing Battlesnake from outside of North America? Today we're releasing a beta feature that could make your Battlesnake faster, and local testing much easier. We've heard from many in the community that running a Battlesnake server locally is challenging when you're located far away from our main infrastructure
We're thrilled to announce the release of our new brand new "Quick Start Streaming Guide", an easy-to-follow tutorial to help you get started with live coding Battlesnake as a new streamer. TLDR. Using only your browser, free web-based software and built-in peripherals, you can start live coding today! In this