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Vortex: Core Rulebook By Unified Theory Games
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Anything Is Possible! The cosmos is but an infinitesimal mote floating in an endless sea of alternate spheres of existence where improbabilities do not exist. It is the Infinite Continua. Vortex is a... More > customizable miniature skirmish game that can be used with any miniature in any setting, using the miniatures and terrain you already own! The Vortex: Core Rulebook contains rules for building Combatants, over 270 Abilities, Liabilities, Weapon Features and Flaws, dozens of pre-constructed Combatants, an amazing array of Scenarios, and a complete easy-to-play Campaign System that allows your miniatures to gain experience and grow as characters. Vortex is also perfectly suitable for single games and tournament events. Players are free to write any sort of back-story for their Combatants and Companies. You can play with historical accuracy or pure flights of fancy. You can create your own universes or play using existing literary or cinematic fare. The story of Vortex is every story.< Less
Vortex: Core Rulebook By Unified Theory Games
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Anything Is Possible! The cosmos is but an infinitesimal mote floating in an endless sea of alternate spheres of existence where improbabilities do not exist. It is the Infinite Continua. Vortex is a... More > customizable miniature skirmish game that can be used with any miniature in any setting, using the miniatures and terrain you already own! The Vortex: Core Rulebook contains rules for building Combatants, over 270 Abilities, Liabilities, Weapon Features and Flaws, dozens of pre-constructed Combatants, an amazing array of Scenarios, and a complete easy-to-play Campaign System that allows your miniatures to gain experience and grow as characters. Vortex is also perfectly suitable for single games and tournament events. Players are free to write any sort of back-story for their Combatants and Companies. You can play with historical accuracy or pure flights of fancy. You can create your own universes or play using existing literary or cinematic fare. The story of Vortex is every story.< Less
Game Theory By Timothy Cronin
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Why are we competitive? Or why not? What significance do games have in our lives? In our families and relationships? The writings collected here address these questions and propose theories, reflect... More > on personal experiences, and have fun just playing games with words. A volume of diverse stories, poems, rants, and haikus collected by Tim Cronin, Game Theory is a celebration of the complicated role of games in our lives.< Less
Game Theory By Thomas Ferguson
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Example: Odd or Even. Players I and II simultaneously call out one of the numbers one or two. Player I’s name is Odd; he wins if the sum of the numbers is odd. Player II’s name is Even;... More > she wins if the sum of the numbers is even. The amount paid to the winner by the loser is always the sum of the numbers in dollars. To put this game in strategic form we must specify X, Y and A. Here we may choose X = {1, 2}, Y = {1, 2}, and A as given in the following table.< Less
An Introduction to Combinatorial Game Theory By L R Haff & W J Garner
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An introductory text to the area of mathematics known as Combinatorial Game Theory. Starting with Nim, a variety of combinatorial games are introduced as well as the tools to analyze them.
Introduction to Game Theory for Children By Ryan Shuell
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Game theory is "the study of mathematical models of conflict and cooperation between intelligent rational decision-makers". Game theory is mainly used in economics, political science, and... More > psychology, as well as logic, computer science and biology. Originally, it addressed zero-sum games, in which one person's gains result in losses for the other participants. Today, game theory applies to a wide range of behavioral relations, and is now an umbrella term for the science of logical decision making in humans, animals, and computers.< Less
Lectures on the Reflexive Games Theory By Vladimir Lefebvre
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This book describes an innovative approach to reflexive game theory. The applications of this theory include predicting and influencing choices made by individual subjects belonging to groups that... More > have their own collective goals and interests. The correlation between a subject's individual interests and those of the group is informed by the anti-selfishness principle: a subject belonging to a group, in pursuing his or her own interests, may not cause harm to the interests of the group as a whole. This principle is as foundational to reflexive game theory as the principle of guaranteed results in classical game theory.< Less
Essentials of Game Theory By Ronald Brachman
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Game theory is the mathematical study of interaction among independent, self-interested agents. It is studied primarily by mathematicians and economists, microeconomics being its main initial... More > application area. So what business do two computer scientists have publishing a text on game theory?< Less
Game Mods: Design, Theory and Criticism By Erik Champion
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Are games worthy of academic attention? Can they be used effectively in the classroom, in the research laboratory, as an innovative design tool, as a persuasive political weapon? Game Mods: Design... More > Theory and Criticism aims to answer these and more questions. It features chapters by authors chosen from around the world, representing fields as diverse as architecture, ethnography, puppetry, cultural studies, music education, interaction design and industrial design. How can we design, play with and reflect on the contribution of game mods, related tools and techniques, to both game studies and to society as a whole?< Less
Advanced Spitcato Music Theory Game By Carol Anderson
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A music theory game to ignite sleeping brains. Depending on the interval you are trying to teach, the players place the card that occurs next in the sequence. Start by going up or down a minor... More > second. You will be challenged by the fact that what appears to be the next note sometimes isn't. Who would have thought that a minor second from Gb is F. Scales Aren't Just a Fish Thing is a series of music theory games, workbooks and large teacher 'Bits' to enter the backdoor of learning styles and unique learning personalities.< Less

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