Conway's Game of Life in CoffeeScript and canvas

Create a small game using CoffeeScript and the HTML5 canvas element

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David Strauß

Date archived: January 4, 2017 | First published: July 31, 2012

Conway's Game of Life is a zero-player game that relies on only the initial configuration and then works without further input. In this article, walk through an implementation of your own version of the game. Learn to use CoffeeScript features and the HTML5 canvas element to create your game. Code samples are provided.

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