SciFriday: Training AIs to Beat Humans (and Each Other) With Online Video Games


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A team of AI “players” has been steamrolling world-class human gamers at a popular online game called Dota 2. We discuss what the artificial intelligences might be learning from a computer game that combines strategy, war, and a mashup of pagan religions.

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