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Dresden General Game Playing Competition 2009

The Fourth Dresden General Game Playing Competition took place at the Faculty of Computer Science of TU-Dresden on 2nd April 2009. Seven student teams participated with their players. Players had to compete in 9 matches of 6 different games. 42 matches were played in total. The player named PlayGrrr developed by Martin Schulz, Nguyen Sy Hiep, Nguyen The Duy, and Nicolas Jean won the competition with a total of 708 points (out of 900 possible points).

Participants

The following teams participated in the competition. (The names link to slides about the respective player.)

PlayGrrr
Martin Schulz, Nguyen Sy Hiep, Nguyen The Duy, Nicolas Jean
Pinky und Brain
Paul Grunewald, Robert Stelzmann
Informafiosi
Norbert Manthey, Norbert Schultz, David Müller
SGPlayer
Stefan Schlott, Georg Püschel
GLaDOS
Diego Alexander Rojas Paez, Kien Ngugen Trung
NotSure
Marcel Höhlig, Elias Müller, Jakob Hasse
<WTSC> Wet TShirt Contest
Gerald Fest, Johannes Bachmann, Sebastian Kiehne, Jens Grünberg
LuckyLemming
This is a player developed by Stefan Diestelhorst, Eva Wagner and Martin Günther from the 2005/06 GGP course. The player was just thrown in for comparison. It can be downloaded at Martin's webpage.

Scoreboard

Team Sum Scores for single matches
Incredible Snake Bidding-Tic-Tac-Toe Kalaha 3-player Tic-Tac-Toe Cooperation
PlayGrrr 708 100 100 100 100 58 50 100 0 100
Pinky und Brain 637 45 100 100 100 42 50 0 100 100
Informafiosi 596 75 50 0 50 36 85 100 100 100
SGPlayer 513 75 100 100 0 50 88 0 0 100
GLaDOS 442 45 100 0 0 61 36 0 100 100
NotSure 439 75 100 0 0 64 0 100 0 100
LuckyLemming 322 100 100 0 0 50 12 0 0 60
<WTSC> Wet TShirt Contest 298 45 100 0 0 39 64 0 0 50

Note that scores in this table may not match the scores in the matches below if a player submitted illegal moves or did not send a move in time.

Games

The following games were played.

Incredible

Description
A single player game that is a mixture of blocks world and a simple maze.
Game rules
incredible_2009.gdl
Matches

Snake

Description
A single-player game where the goal is to steer a snake through a maze eating frogs on the way.
Game rules
games/snake_2009.gdl
Matches

Bidding-Tic-Tac-Toe

Description
A variant of Tic-Tac-Toe where you bid money to get the right to move.
Game rules
bidding-tictactoe.gdl
Matches

Kalaha

Description
A two-player game with alternating moves. A game of the mancala family.
Game rules
kalaha_2009.gdl
Matches

3-player Tic-Tac-Toe

Description
A 3 player version of Tic-Tac-Toe played one 5x5 sphere, where the goal is to get four in a row.
Game rules
tictactoe_3player.gdl
Matches

Cooperation

Description
A very simple two player game where both players can earn 100 points but only if they cooperate.
Game rules
2player-cooperation-2009.gdl
Matches
Stand: 1.2.2010, 14:29 Uhr
Autor: Dipl. Inf. Stephan Schiffel