Battlesnake 2018: Snakes in a Conference Centre

Battlesnake has become an annual highlight for the Sendwithus team and 2018 was no exception! We love connecting with sponsors and competitors from across the Pacific Northwest and seeing the creative ways that teams earn their way into the winner’s circle. Thank you to the 600 attendees who joined us this year, and if you

Battlesnake 2017: Slithering into First Place

Battlesnake 2017: Slithering into First Place Another spring has come to the island and that means another Battlesnake in the books. On March 4th, 2017 over 400 participants took over the lower level of the Victoria Conference Centre for an amazing day of programming, camaraderie and serpentine silliness. The event turned out great and the

15 days until BattleSnake: Are you ready?

Shake off your post -Valentine’s chocolate sugar rush and get your coding fingers ready: BattleSnake 2017 is fast approaching! For the fourth annual occurrence, we are inviting all developers and students to come and to join us for the programming competition of the year – pitting artificial intelligence (AI) snakes against one another to duke

The Clash of the Snakes

BattleSnake 2016 was last week, and there is still excitement throughout Victoria about what an amazing event it was! With one hundred more people than expected showing up, BattleSnake turned out to be a 350 person event. That’s three times the number of participants as last year! We took over the entire Engineering and Computer

Snaking 2: Electric Boogaloo

It’s been about 48 hours and we’re still de-hyping from BattleSnake 2015, so there’s a lot to cover here. First off, I want to take another opportunity to give a huuuuge thanks to all of our sponsors. The BattleSnake game server was powered by Heroku (a platform we use and love in production), as were all of the team