Conway's Game of Life

Apr 11, 2011 at 5:20 AM
Edited Apr 11, 2011 at 5:21 AM

Took a stab at implementing Conway's Game of Life in TechCraft.

It has a ways to go but you can see the results so far on

YouTube - sorry about the dead ~10 seconds at the start

Apr 11, 2011 at 8:23 AM

I like it - nice one.

I'd be interested in seeing code for this since i reckon something similar can be extended to do the water flow.

Apr 11, 2011 at 1:55 PM

It's funny you mention that. I had a "bug" where neighbors were improperly being checked and ended up with a plane that grew outwards in a cube in each direction at a time. Let me clean up the code a little bit and then I will post it.

Apr 11, 2011 at 5:46 PM

Here is a zip with the code - haven't had a chance to do much to it yet