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Applying, Optimizing & Tuning Minimax for HIVE (Board Game)

Alex J. Champandard on May 21, 2014

This interview uncovers the topic of applying minimax search algorithms to board games. You'll hear from Sean Colombo from BlueLine Game Studios discuss the application of the algorithm to a board game called HIVE. In particular, learn about the benefits of visual debugging for minimax as well as how to randomize the outcomes without breaking the illusion of intelligence.