A modern take on the classic Battleships board game using the Ethereum blockchain. Anyone can play for either or both teams and the ships are placed randomly by an oracle. Players place bids to decide the next move for each team and after a certain amount of time the oracle will reveal if its a hit or miss. The winning team gets back their bid plus a portion of the losing teams moves.
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