Make your snake unique by assigning it a color, head, and tail in your response to the Battlesnake API’s start request.

A response to start with these specifications:

{
	"color": "#736CCB",
	"headType": "beluga",
	"tailType": "curled"
}

Will customize your snake like this!


Assign a Color

Specify the color for your snake using a HEX code (like this: #736CCB). A random color will be selected for you if you do not specify a color.


Choose a head and tail

Find your favorite snake head and tail from the options below and use the name in the parameters headType and tailType. If you do not specify a head or tail type the “regular” version will be used.

Snake Heads

  • regular snake head

    regular (default)

  • beluga snake head

    beluga

  • bendr snake head

    bendr

  • dead snake head

    dead

  • evil snake head

    evil

  • fang snake head

    fang

  • pixel snake head

    pixel

  • safe snake head

    safe

  • sand-worm snake head

    sand-worm

  • shades snake head

    shades

  • silly snake head

    silly

  • smile snake head

    smile

  • tongue snake head

    tongue

Snake Tails

  • regular snake head

    regular (default)

  • block-bum snake head

    block-bum

  • bolt snake head

    bolt

  • curled snake head

    curled

  • fat-rattle snake head

    fat-rattle

  • freckled snake head

    freckled

  • hook snake head

    hook

  • pixel snake head

    pixel

  • round-bum snake head

    round-bum

  • sharp snake head

    sharp

  • skinny snake head

    skinny

  • small-rattle snake head

    small-rattle

Futher Reading

Check out the Battlesnake API Docs for more on information and examples on interacting with the Battlesnake API.