real-time strategy


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real-time strategy

A type of video game in which players exercise strategy along the way, typically to conquer enemies and reach a final destination without being eradicated. For example, to win, players decide which routes to take, what needs to be done and how to do it. Contrast with first-person shooter.
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The goal of the competition is to spur research on artificial intelligence techniques for real-time strategy (RTS) games.
Meanwhile, "World in Conflict" is a real-time strategy game developed by Swedish company Massive Entertainment and published by Sierra Entertainment for Windows PC.
'Age of Empire' is a historical real-time strategy game for the PC developed by Ensemble Studios twenty years ago.
For now, the demos available are basic but the company says that their API makes it easy to develop games across genres such as arcade, puzzles, multiplayer 3D shooters and even real-time strategy games.
The second part is devoted to regular papers and contains selections on a wide variety of subjects like interfacing agents to real-time strategy games, ontology-based introspection in support of stream reasoning, predicting adverse drug events with confidence, and others.
Clash of Kings is a free-to-play real-time strategy game released last year on Android and iOS, and it has been downloaded over 60 million times worldwide.
Highly addictive, these unique competitive real-time strategy games pit players in control of a single legendary hero against other online gamers and their respective AI-controlled minions.
The games varied in their genres, which included a first person shooter (Modern Combat); arcade (Fruit Ninja); real-time strategy (StarFront Collision); and a complex puzzle (Cut the Rope).
Two groups of volunteers were trained to play different versions of a real-time strategy game called StarCraft, a fast-paced game where players have to construct and organise armies to battle an enemy.
Out now THE original Pikmin was Nintendo's answer to real-time strategy games such as Command & Conquer.
Format: Mac Publisher: Sega Price: PS24.99 Napoleon: Total War defined a new standard in the strategy world when it first hit PCs in 2010, offering exciting characters and a cinematic narrative, some truly mind-blowing battle sequences and a quality mix of turn-based and real-time strategy.
The biggest winners on the night were Sheffield's Tuna Technologies who won Best Use of Visual Design and Best Use of Gaming for Eufloria, a real-time strategy video game.

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