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By Neil Kirby

Modern day video game avid gamers anticipate more and more real looking interplay inside video games. "Introduction to video game AI" teaches readers who're new to video game AI the abilities they want via hands-on tasks in keeping with small, comprehensible video games. whereas there are numerous books that take a extra complex method of this subject, this can be one of many in basic terms books that focuses particularly on rookies. each undertaking within the ebook may be accomplished utilizing tolls which are on hand at no cost on-line, and new talents are taught utilizing effortless to keep on with directions and examples.

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