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The command classes we just defined work for the previous example, but they’re pretty limited. The problem is that they assume there are these top-level jump(), fireGun(), etc. Functions that implicitly know how to find the player’s avatar and make him dance like the puppet he is.

Most games that arise in practice, however, are variable-sum games; the players have both common and opposed interests. For example, a buyer and a seller are engaged in a variable-sum game (the buyer wants a low price and the seller a high one, but both want to make a deal), as are two hostile nations (they may disagree about numerous issues, but both gain if they avoid going to war). Much of the early work in game theory was on two-person constant-sum games because they are the easiest to treat mathematically. The players in such games have diametrically opposed interests, and there is a consensus about what constitutes a solution (as given by the minimax theorem).

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0 as compared to genetic programming without automatic function definition. Automatic function definition enables genetic programming to define potentially useful subroutines dynamically during a run. This paper describes an approach for automatically decomposing a problem into subproblems and then automatically discovering reusable subroutines, and a way of assembling the results produced by these subroutines in order to solve a problem. Genetic programming provides a way to genetically breed a computer program to solve a problem. Genetic programming with automatic function definition reduced the computational effort required to learn a solution to the problem by a factor of 2. Similarly, the average structural complexity of the solution was reduced by about 21%. The approach uses genetic programming with automatic function definition. The approach is applied to an illustrative problem.

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Each conceptual “object” becomes a cluster of objects that must be instantiated, initialized, and correctly wired together. Communication between the different components becomes more challenging, and controlling how they occupy memory is more complex. The Component pattern adds a good bit of complexity over simply making a class and putting code in it.

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Our state pattern scripts consists of an Enemy parent class, and two child classes for each enemy. So if the enemy is strolling around and the player is within a certain distance, then the enemy should begin hunting the player. The basic idea is that we first update the state of the enemy, such as Attack, Flee, Stroll, or Move-towards-the-player-to-kill, by checking if we should change to another state from the current state the enemy is in.

Some code (the input handler or AI) produces commands and places them in the stream. Other code (the dispatcher or actor itself) consumes commands and invokes them. By sticking that queue in the middle, we’ve decoupled the producer on one end from the consumer on the other.

Then you will need the state pattern to avoid nested if-else-statements with several booleans. To write this behavior of a car in code is not that simple as it first might seem. If you have a car, it can either drive forward, brake, reverse, or you could have parked it. And what if we have more states than just four. If we are moving forward and braking, then we don’t want to reverse even though the reverse button and the brake button is often the same key. And what if we are reversing and pressing the forward key, should we brake or accelerate. The basic idea behind the pattern is that what you are trying to control has different states.

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