# The Namer-Claimer game

```@article{Barber2021TheNG,
title={The Namer-Claimer game},
author={Ben Barber},
journal={Discret. Math.},
year={2021},
volume={344},
pages={112256}
}```
• Ben Barber
• Published 31 August 2018
• Computer Science, Mathematics
• Discret. Math.
In each round of the Namer-Claimer game, Namer names a distance d, then Claimer claims a subset of [n] that does not contain two points that differ by d. Claimer wins once they have claimed sets covering [n]. I show that the length of this game is of order log log n with optimal play from each side.

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