The Applied Games Group Blog

New stuff directly from Microsoft Research.

April, 2008

  • TrueSkill Through Time

    In December 2007, we published a paper about the application of TrueSkill to all recorded data of professional and semi-professional Chess play from 1850 to 2006. The dataset can be obtained from ChessBase . We are very happy to be able to release the...
  • LEGO Halo 3 Foundry Forge Kit

    We have recently come accross Jeff Keegan's solution to being obsessed with Halo 3's Forge mode, but stuck at work without an Xbox: The LEGO Halo 3 Foundry Forge Kit! ( LH3FFK ) We loved the idea, and asked Jeff to tell us the...