Applying Monte-Carlo Tree Search (MCTS) to The Octagon Theory

Insider Broadcast September 22nd, 2013
Applying Monte-Carlo Tree Search (MCTS) to The Octagon Theory

Monte-Carlo Tree Search is a promising technique that is revolutionizing board game AI. In this interview, you'll find out how MCTS can be applied to The Octagon Theory, a mobile game which combines challenges similar to Othello or Go, as well as sumo wrestling in teams (conceptually). What's necessary to build a competitive AI with monte-carlo search techniques? How do you take into account opponent models ...