# Proofathon Contest Number 2: Game Theory and Graph Theory

Hey Proofathoners. We are very pleased to announce that the second monthly Proofathon contest has just been launched! This month's contest is Game Theory and Graph Theory. We had more than 20 participants for our first competition, and we hope that we can do even better for this one! The contest is run and the problems are created by members of the Brilliant community, just like you. You can participate in the contest by visiting our website at http://proofathon.org, creating an account, and visiting the contests page. Please do not discuss live problems here, but feel free to ask us any questions or share any comments. Thank you, and Good luck!

Note by Logan Dymond
6 years, 10 months ago

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I'm pumped!

- 6 years, 10 months ago

Just joined! But why does the first contest I write have to be something I hate?

- 6 years, 10 months ago

You don't have to do this contest. Just wait until a contest comes that you especially like!

- 6 years, 10 months ago