box_games, a MATLAB code which contains utilities for creating and displaying simple board games, such as for checkers, or life, or a cellular automaton.


The computer code and data files made available on this web page are distributed under the GNU LGPL license.


box_games is available in a MATLAB version and an Octave version.

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Last revised on 20 August 2020.