Devnology codefest: Space Invaders quine

You saved the world - Invaders defeated
You saved the world

As a participant in Devnology Code Fest Space Invaders I knew immediately what the solution should be.

Some time ago I visited the Hot or Not Software Craftsmanship session by @KevlinHenney. In that session Kevlin introduced me to the principle of a quine and showed some examples. One of the examples was the Qlobe – a quine that shows a globe in the source code that rotates 45 degrees when executed.

So my contribution should be a space invaders quine. Furthermore my ruby skills need some practice so it will be a ruby space invaders quine. This is also a good excuse to finally finish reading Programming Ruby: The Pragmatic Programmers’ Guide. Below you a few possible game states are shown, the full solution can be found at GitHub.

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###0        1         2         3         4         5#
###12345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890#
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###12345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890#
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###0        1         2         3         4         5#
###12345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890#
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invaders =  SpaceInvaders.new(field)
invaders.next_move
" ____  ____ ___ ___   ___       ___  __ __   ___ ____
 /    |/    |   |   | /  _]     /   \|  |  | /  _]    \
|   __|  o  | _   _ |/  [_     |     |  |  |/  [_|  D  )
|  |  |     |  \_/  |    _]    |  O  |  |  |    _]    /
|  |_ |  _  |   |   |   [_     |     |  :  |   [_|    \
|     |  |  |   |   |     |    |     |\   /|     |  .  \
|___,_|__|__|___|___|_____|     \___/  \_/ |_____|__|\_|


game has been reset for next try
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