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In my previous post, I introduced you to the Advent of Code programming challenge, and explained how I’m going through the days, solving both parts of each puzzle. Continuing on, today we have day 21. In this challenge,you received a present – a role playing game. In this game, you (the player) and your enemy […]

In my previous post, I introduced you to the Advent of Code programming challenge, and explained how I’m going through the days, solving both parts of each puzzle. Continuing on, today we have day 20. In this challenge, it seems that Santa’s elves have too much time on their hands. To keep them busy, he […]

In my previous post, I introduced you to the Advent of Code programming challenge, and explained how I’m going through the days, solving both parts of each puzzle. Continuing on, today we have day 19. In this challenge, Rudolph is sick and needs some medicine. Since Rudolph’s biology is different from other reindeer, he needs […]

In my previous post, I introduced you to the Advent of Code programming challenge, and explained how I’m going through the days, solving both parts of each puzzle. Continuing on, today we have day 18. In this challenge, the fire department has cracked down on how many lights can be in your display. So the […]

In my previous post, I introduced you to the Advent of Code programming challenge, and explained how I’m going through the days, solving both parts of each puzzle. Continuing on, today we have day 16. In this challenge, you have received a wonderful gift from your Aunt Sue, and you want to send her a […]

In my previous post, I introduced you to the Advent of Code programming challenge, and explained how I’m going through the days, solving both parts of each puzzle. Continuing on, today we have day 15. In this challenge, we are working on the cookie recipe. Specifically, different ingredients impact a few different aspects / properties […]

In my previous post, I introduced you to the Advent of Code programming challenge, and explained how I’m going through the days, solving both parts of each puzzle. Continuing on, today we have day 14. In this challenge, Santa is evaluating his reindeer, so he’s sending them through Reindeer Olympics. The reindeer can all fly […]

In my previous post, I introduced you to the Advent of Code programming challenge, and explained how I’m going through the days, solving both parts of each puzzle. Continuing on, today we have day 13. In this challenge, it’s time for the family dinner, and you’re in charge of the seating arrangements. There is one […]

In my previous post, I introduced you to the Advent of Code programming challenge, and explained how I’m going through the days, solving both parts of each puzzle. Continuing on, today we have day 12. In this challenge, Santa’s elves need help in balancing the books. Their accounting software uses a weird storage format. Maybe […]

In my previous post, I introduced you to the Advent of Code programming challenge, and explained how I’m going through the days, solving both parts of each puzzle. Continuing on, today we have day 11. In this challenge, Santa’s password has expired and it needs to be reset. Santa changes his password by incrementing the […]