Battlegrounds is a monthly competition where you can test your skills against other developers and win achievements by putting your Battlesnakes into different ladders, each with a unique game modes, rules, and maps.

The active Battlegrounds competition runs from to

STANDARD

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Top 10 Battlesnakes

1

1
Shapeshifter
JonathanArns
Rust GMO MinMax Tree Search 3,525
2

0
Prüzze v2
pruzze
Java Linode Alpha-Beta Area Control MinMax 2,848
3

2
soma-mini v1[standard]
pedrosorio
  2,371
4

0
Rinzler
DataWraith
Rust Alpha-Beta Iterative Deepening 833
5

1
nomblegomble
jlafayette
Go House of Aileen Hungry DigitalOcean Tree Search 782
6

1
Hovering Hobbs
coreyja
Rust Non-GMO DigitalOcean Area Control MinMax 578
7

1
The biggest snake on the block
minitauros
Go 331
8

0
athulus
Athulus
Rust Badly Coded Fly.io Docker 298
9

0
Snek-Bro
NotEvenJoking
Kotlin Aggressive Badly Coded Self-Hosted Area Control Heuristic 268
10

0
Magnaboss
gregleaver
Go House of Chris Linode Tree Search 259

DUELS

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Top 10 Battlesnakes

1

5
soma-mini v2[duels]
pedrosorio
  4,780
2

3
Shapeshifter
JonathanArns
Rust GMO MinMax Tree Search 4,100
3

3
Prüzze v2
pruzze
Java Linode Alpha-Beta Area Control MinMax 3,000
4

2
🇺🇦 Jagwire 🇺🇦
waryferryman
Royale TypeScript Linode Area Control Heuristic Iterative Deepening Node 2,040
5

2
Ziggy Snakedust
jlafayette
Go Zig DigitalOcean Monte Carlo 850
6

0
Rinzler
DataWraith
Rust Alpha-Beta Iterative Deepening 760
7

0
CoolerSnake!
freethrill
Python GCP Alpha-Beta Iterative Deepening MinMax 700
8

5
Hovering Hobbs
coreyja
Rust Non-GMO DigitalOcean Area Control MinMax 680
9

0
tiny
BrokenKeyboard
Approximator 570
10

0
shodan
harrykavna
Python Aggressive Replit Heuristic Iterative Deepening 530

SINKHOLE!

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Games Running - 71% Complete

Top 10 Battlesnakes

1

3
Shapeshifter
JonathanArns
Rust GMO MinMax Tree Search 2,996
2

2
🇺🇦 Jagwire 🇺🇦
waryferryman
Royale TypeScript Linode Area Control Heuristic Iterative Deepening Node 2,759
3

2
soma-mini[sink]
pedrosorio
  1,861
4

2
Ziggy Snakedust
jlafayette
Go Zig DigitalOcean Monte Carlo 962
5

0
Avoiding Death
brandosha
Go Heroku Heuristic Monte Carlo Tree Search 425
6

1
Hovering Hobbs
coreyja
Rust Non-GMO DigitalOcean Area Control MinMax 370
7

0
CoolerSnake!
freethrill
Python GCP Alpha-Beta Iterative Deepening MinMax 367
8

0
Tiam
nosnaws
Go DigitalOcean Monte Carlo New Relic 360
9

0
dubious dtella [bg]
bcambl
Go Friendly Heuristic 356
10

0
Prüzze v2
pruzze
Java Linode Alpha-Beta Area Control MinMax 307

HEALING POOLS

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Top 10 Battlesnakes

1

2
🇺🇦 Jagwire 🇺🇦
waryferryman
Royale TypeScript Linode Area Control Heuristic Iterative Deepening Node 3,144
2

1
Prüzze v2
pruzze
Java Linode Alpha-Beta Area Control MinMax 2,909
3

1
Shapeshifter
JonathanArns
Rust GMO MinMax Tree Search 1,819
4

0
soma-mini[healing]
pedrosorio
  1,494
5

1
Hovering Hobbs
coreyja
Rust Non-GMO DigitalOcean Area Control MinMax 548
6

0
CoolerSnake!
freethrill
Python GCP Alpha-Beta Iterative Deepening MinMax 375
7

1
dubious dtella [bg]
bcambl
Go Friendly Heuristic 305
8

1
Ziggy Snakedust
jlafayette
Go Zig DigitalOcean Monte Carlo 265
9

0
SmartSnake1
MohamadMassalha
Python Hungry Replit 247
10

0
shodan
harrykavna
Python Aggressive Replit Heuristic Iterative Deepening 243