The art of drafting: a team-oriented hero recommendation system for multiplayer online battle arena games

@article{Chen2018TheAO,
  title={The art of drafting: a team-oriented hero recommendation system for multiplayer online battle arena games},
  author={Zhengxing Chen and Truong-Huy D. Nguyen and Yuyu Xu and Chris Amato and Seth Cooper and Yizhou Sun and Magy Seif El-Nasr},
  journal={Proceedings of the 12th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems},
  year={2018}
}
Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) games have received increasing popularity recently. In a match of such games, players compete in two teams of five, each controlling an in-game avatar, known as heroes, selected from a roster of more than 100. The selection of heroes, also known as pick or draft, takes place before the match starts and alternates between the two teams until each player has selected one hero. Heroes are designed with different strengths and weaknesses to promote team… Expand
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