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Sandbox Release #14: Stalker Behavior, Cover Finding, Blackboard, FHPA*, Utility Kit

Alex J. Champandard on April 22, 2010

The fourteenth release of the AI Sandbox includes a wide variety of improvements, ranging from a new fast implementation of HPA* pathfinding (also known as FHPA*) which deals with dynamic worlds better, a new Decision Kit for making utility-based choices, a cover reasoning & selection demo applied to creating a Stalker behavior, as well as major improvements in the behavior code by using a blackboard architecture.

Credits: Radu Cristea, Nick Samarin, Richard Fredriksson