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The Impact of Visualizing Design Gradients for Human Designers

  title={The Impact of Visualizing Design Gradients for Human Designers},
  author={Matthew J. Guzdial and Nathan R Sturtevant and Carolyn Yang},
Mixed-initiative Procedural Content Generation (PCG) refers to tools or systems in which a human designer works with an algorithm to produce game content. This area of research remains relatively under-explored, with the majority of mixedinitiative PCG level design systems using a common set of search-based PCG algorithms. In this paper, we introduce a mixed-initiative tool employing Exhaustive PCG (EPCG) for puzzle level design to further explore mixed-initiative PCG. We run an online human… 

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