The game is a zero-player game, that is its evolution is
determined by its initial state, requiring no further input.
One interacts with the Game of Life by creating an initial
configuration and observing how it evolves.
It is Turing complete and can simulate any other Turing
It was devised by John Conway who died on 11 April 2020 at
the age of 82 due to COVID-19.
Any live cell with two or three live neighbors survives.
- Any dead cell with three live neighbors becomes live.
- All other cells die or remain dead.
- Click on a cell to toggle its state.
- Press Enter for passage of time.