Conway's Reverse Game of Life 2020

This is a relaunch of a previous competition, Conway’s Reverse Game of Life, with the following changes:

  1. The grid size is larger (25 vs. 20) and the grid wraps around from top to bottom and left to right
  2. Submissions are solved forward by the appropriate number of steps, so that any correct starting solution will achieve a maximum score. This article contains the stepping function that is used for this competition.

Timeline:

  • Entry deadline: Same as the Final Submission Deadline
  • Team Merger deadline: Same as the Final Submission Deadline
  • Final submission deadline: November 30, 2020

Prizes:

  • 1st Place – Kaggle Swag
  • 2nd Place – Kaggle Swag
  • 3rd Place – Kaggle Swag

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