Chronicle of 2011
Here is a list of events, minor or major, that happened with Robocode/the Robowiki in 2011. Please add to this list!
- Robocode progressed to 22.214.171.124, Roborumble allows versions 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52
- In Melee, we had 17 new bots and 5 changed bots.
- In MicroMelee, oog.melee.Capulet took the crown from Simonton.micro.Sprout
- In MiniMelee, oog.melee.Capulet was the only change in the top-10, from #7 to #3
- In Nano- and MegaMelee, no changes in the top-10 :-(
- In TwinDuel, there was no action at all
- In Teams, mn.CombatTeam catapulted from #18 to #6
- In NanoDuel, we went from 160 to 181 participants. The only top-10 change was oog.nano.Caligula from #6 to #2
- In MicroDuel, we went from 299 to 328 participants. No remarkable changes.
- In MiniDuel, we went from 406 to 442 participants. No remarkable changes.
- In MegaDuel, we went from 784 to 843 participants, 80 new bots, 21 removed bots and 16 changed bots.
- Four bots newly appeared in the top-10, lxx.Tomcat (#3), cs.ags.Scarlet(#5) and xander.cat.XanderCat(#9) held that position till the end of the year. The fourth one dropped out again.
- This means that abc.Shadow !!, jk.precise.Wintermute and davidalves.Firebird vanished from the top-10 !
- ncj.MoxieBot appeared with a very intimidating and succesfull Bullet Shielding technique, making actively use of Bullet Shadows.
- User:Bwbaugh built the biggest RoboRumble client cluster farm ever.
- Darkcanuck/RRServer improved priority battles system made Premier League stabilize a lot faster. Making it a lot more competitive.
- In 1v1, there was a fierce Premier League battle between DrussGT, Diamond and Tomcat. DrussGT came out the winner, and with a perfect PL score.
- PEZ updated CassiusClay for the first time in years. =)
- Chase-san finally firmly enters the 2000 club with cs.Nene, having spent 5 years of toiling just below the edge.