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Say "Sul Sul!" to SimSim, A Sims-Inspired Platform for Sandbox Game AI

@inproceedings{Charity2020SayS,
  title={Say "Sul Sul!" to SimSim, A Sims-Inspired Platform for Sandbox Game AI},
  author={Megan Charity and Dipika Rajesh and Rachel Ombok and Lisa B. Soros},
  booktitle={AIIDE},
  year={2020}
}
This paper proposes environment design in the life simulation game The Sims as a novel platform and challenge for testing divergent search algorithms. In this domain, which includes a minimal viability criterion, the goal is to furnish a house with objects that satisfy the physical needs of a simulated agent. Importantly, the large number of objects available to the player (whether human or automated) affords a wide variety of solutions to the underlying design problem. Empirical studies in a… 

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