Cannon

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Background Information

Bot Name
Cannon 1.12test (see /Version History for more info)
Author
Starrynte
Extends
AdvancedRobot
What's special about it?
One of two micros I know of that use Dynamic Clustering
Great, I want to try it. Where can I download it?
http://robocode-archive.strangeautomata.com/robots/ntc.Cannon_1.12test.jar
How competitive is it?
MicroRumble ‒ APS: 69.96% (25th), PL: 238-40 (28th), Survival: 74.86%

Strategy

How does it move?
Musashi Trick + SandboxFlattener
How does it fire?
Dynamic Clustering
How does it dodge bullets?
It uses these movements, respectively (switching to the next one when it dies)
1. StopAndGo. 2. Similar to EnemyDropSurfing 3. Similar to SandboxFlattener
How does the melee strategy differ from One-on-one strategy?
Only 1 vs 1
What does it save between rounds and matches?
DC data

Additional Information

Where did you get the name?
Cannon indicates most of the effort will be in the gun. Additionally, Canon makes digital cameras (DC, which could also stand for Dynamic Clustering, which is its gun).
Can I use your code?
Not included
What's next for your robot?
Improving the movement
Does it have any White Whales?
MagicD3, the other Dynamic Clustering micro
What other robot(s) is it based on?
Plains for the SandboxFlattener (original idea from Kawigi)
MusashiTrick in the movement as well, small codesize for this from RaikoMicro
Ideas for micro-sized waves from RaikoMicro
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