Check GitHub for starter snakes and the docs for how to get started with the Battlesnake API, including zero to snake guides and tournament rules.


Join the Battlesnake Slack workspace to get ask questions and chat with other competitors.


Remote Tutorial Part I: Introduction to Battlesnake with Jem Bezooyen.

Remote Tutorial Part 2: Working on an AI with Jem Bezooyen.

Slithering Into Our Hearts: How Battlesnake Made us Better Developers with Erika Burdon & Scott Small

2019 Tutorials & Meetups

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - Beginner Meetup || 6:30 pm at the Sendwithus Office

Battlesnake meetup to work on your snake with Ladies Learning Code Victoria
*Registration Required*

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - Expert Meetup || 5:30 pm at the Workday Office

Beverages and snacks provided. Come hear tips from a past Battlesnake winner and chat with other competitors.
*Registration Required*

Monday, February 25, 2019 - Beginner Tutorial || 5:00 pm at UVic

Beginner tutorial at the University of Victoria.
*Registration Required*

Wednesday, Feb 27, 2019 - Streaming Tutorial || 7:00 pm

Live coding and online Q&A Session with Jem Bezooyen. Join us remotely!