Various games

Various games


We study many intresting properties in reinforcement learning in Rogue, including limited observation, exploration in maze, survival, and generalization.


Catan is a multi-player imperfect-information game, involving negotiation among players.


Azul is a multi-player perfect-information game.

  • Gendre, Q. and T. Kaneko “Ceramic: A research environment based on the multi-player strate- gic board game Azul,” in 25th Game Programming Workshop, pp. 155–160, 11 (2020),

StarCraft II

  • Xu, F. and Kaneko, T. “Local coordination in multi-agent reinforcement learning,” International conference on technologies and applications of artificial intelligence 2021(to appear)
  • Hu, Z. and T. Kaneko “Enhancing Sample Efficiency of Deep Reinforcement Learning to Master the Mini-games of StarCraft II,” in 24th Game Programming Workshop, pp. 250–257 (2019).


  • Chen, C. and T. Kaneko “Acquiring Strategies for the Board Game Geister by Regret Minimiza- tion,” in International Conference on Technologies and Applications of Artificial Intelligence, pp. 1–6 (2019), DOI: 10.1109/TAAI48200.2019.8959878.


  • H. Long and T. Kaneko “Training Japanese Mahjong Agent with Two Dimension Feature Representation,” in 25th Game Programming Workshop, pp. 125–130 (2020).


  • Sun, Y. and T. Kaneko “Prediction of Werewolf Players by Sentiment Analysis of Game Dialogue in Japanese,” (to appear)
  • Wang, T. and T. Kaneko “Application of Deep Reinforcement Learning in Werewolf Game Agents,” in IEEE Technologies and Applications of Artificial Intelligence, pp. 28–33 (2018), DOI: 10.1109/TAAI.2018.00016.

Card games

  • Yi, C. and Kaneko, T. “Improving counterfactual regret minimization agents training in card game cheat using ordered abstraction” Advances in computers and games 2021(to appear)