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Formalizing Non-Formalism: Breaking the Rules of Automated Game Design

@inproceedings{Cook2015FormalizingNB,
  title={Formalizing Non-Formalism: Breaking the Rules of Automated Game Design},
  author={Michael Cook and Gillian Smith},
  booktitle={FDG},
  year={2015}
}
Automated game design (AGD) is an exciting new frontier for generative software and games research, one which intersects many areas of AI as well as cutting across the many creative domains involved in developing a game. However, there is a trend throughout existing automated game design work to concentrate primarily on the rules that underpin a game – objectives, obstacles, and the notion of challenge. This paper examines this trend in automated game design, and argues that a broader… 

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