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How do you stack up against the coding competition? Play weekly and find out!

Did you play Rock, Paper, Scissors as a kid? Does it still determine who makes the afternoon coffee run? Then you already know how to play the game. Now's your chance to code your own player "bot" and test your skills online. Will your bot have what it takes to crush the competition? Join the weekly tournaments and battle it out with other developers to win weekly prizes (not to mention serious bragging rights).

Here's how:

Get Your Windows Azure Account
You'll need an Azure account to host your Bot Lab. Get a free* 30-day pass now. Just enter the promo code: PLAYRPA
Build and Test your Bot
Download the bits and start building a killer bot. Your bot will battle the competition. Check out the weekly webcasts for tricks and tips to make your bot unbeatable.
Play the Game
Your bot is ready and raring to go. It's time to enter it in the contest. Check out the Leaderboard Friday afternoons to see how your bot ranks against the competition.