Welcome to the Firstmate Programmers guide. This document is designed as a guide for anyone wanting to write scripts that automate TradeWars 2002 game play, or extend the FirstMate user interface. It is not intended as a guide to programming in c# or the .net libraries, but it does cover some of the core concepts you will need to understand, including operators, flow control, watches, variables, data objects, and other features.

Hello World - Writing your first program and using operators and flow control.
|Delays and Watches - responding to events that happen in TradeWars 2002.

Variables and Arrays
System Variables
Interpolated Strings
ANSI Color Codes
Data Objects