## Rule-lifespan

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toroidalet
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### Rule-lifespan

Similar to the old lifespan game.
The only difference is that changing the (isotropic) rule is allowed.
So, each pattern lasts 1 more generation than the last and no person can post 2 patterns in a row.(unless the thread is dead.)
Also, you aren't allowed to use the same rule or pattern the last person used.
The bounding box has to contain less than 400 cells (I forgot to put this in earlier)
1 generation:

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x = 4, y = 1, rule = B2n3-j/S234i
ob2o!
EDIT: more rules
Last edited by toroidalet on July 5th, 2017, 1:10 pm, edited 1 time in total.
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drc
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### Re: Rule-lifespan

2 generations:

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x = 29, y = 27, rule = B2-ac3i/S12
bo5bo5bo5bo5bo\$3obob3obob3obob3obob3obo\$bob3obob3obob3obob3obo\$2bobobo
bobobobobobobobobo\$b3ob2ob2ob2ob2ob2ob2ob3o\$2bobobobobobobobobobobobo\$
bob3obob3obob3obob3obo\$3o3b3o3b3o3b3obob3o\$bob3obob3obob3obob3obo\$2bob
obobobobobobobobobobo\$b3ob2ob2ob2ob2ob2ob2ob3o\$2bobobobobobobobobobobo
bo\$bob3obob3obob3obob3obo\$3o3b3o3b3o3b3o3b3o\$bob3obob3obob3obob3obo\$2b
obobobobobobobobobobobo\$b3ob2ob2ob2ob2ob2ob2ob3o\$2bobobobobobobobobobo
bobo\$bob3obob3obob3obob3obo\$3o3b3o3b3o3b3o3b3o\$bob3obob3obob3obob3obo\$
2bobobobobobobobobobobobo\$b3ob2ob2ob2ob2ob2ob2ob3o\$2bobobobobobobobobo
bobobo\$bob3obob3obob3obob3obo\$3obob3obob3obob3obob3o\$bo5bo5bo5bo5bo!
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Current rule interest: B2ce3-ir4a5y/S2-c3-y

toroidalet
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### Re: Rule-lifespan

3 generations:

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x = 5, y = 3, rule = B2cek4z6-ai/S0
4bo\$2o\$2bo!
(also, since drc posted their enormous 2 generation pattern before I added that rule, it gets to stay.)
"Build a man a fire and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire and he'll be warm for the rest of his life."

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Rhombic
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### Re: Rule-lifespan

4 generations

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x = 5, y = 7, rule = B4/S23
b2o2\$b2o\$bo\$3bo\$b2obo\$o2bo!

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wwei23
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### Re: Rule-lifespan

5g:

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x = 1, y = 3, rule = B2/S
o\$o\$o!

PHPBB12345
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### Re: Rule-lifespan

wwei23 wrote:5g:

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x = 1, y = 3, rule = B2/S
o\$o\$o!
6:

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x = 3, y = 1, rule = B2/S
obo!

toroidalet
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### Re: Rule-lifespan

PHPBB12345 wrote: 6:

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pattern in seeds
toroidalet wrote: Also, you aren't allowed to use the same rule or pattern the last person used.
Please remember this in the future.
7 generations:

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x = 7, y = 5, rule = B2e3ai4r5i7e/S23-a4artz
b2o\$bo4bo\$3o3bo\$bo4bo\$b2o!
"Build a man a fire and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire and he'll be warm for the rest of his life."

-Terry Pratchett