Data-Driven Approaches to Game Player Modeling: A Systematic Literature Review

@inproceedings{Hooshyar2018DataDrivenAT,
  title={Data-Driven Approaches to Game Player Modeling: A Systematic Literature Review},
  author={Danial Hooshyar and Moslem Yousefi and Heuiseok Lim},
  booktitle={CSUR},
  year={2018}
}
Modeling and predicting player behavior is of the utmost importance in developing games. Experience has proven that, while theory-driven approaches are able to comprehend and justify a model's choices, such models frequently fail to encompass necessary features because of a lack of insight of the model builders. In contrast, data-driven approaches rely much less on expertise, and thus offer certain potential advantages. Hence, this study conducts a systematic review of the extant research on… CONTINUE READING