Papers you need to read: March 2021

Check out these interesting papers. Boosting: Rank and skill deception in esports An extremely interesting paper that brings forth and analyses a lesser known issue in competitive video games, boostin…

Research Spotlight – Role Detection

In the second of his research spotlight vlogs, Alan Pedrassoli Chitayat presents key takeaways from a paper on Role Detection for Accurate Analysis in Dota 2.

Research Spotlight – Wards

Meet Alan Pedrassoli Chitayat, a PhD student with the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Intelligent Games and Game Intelligence. In the first of a series of research spotlight vlogs, Alan giv…

Working with talent: A human approach to analytics

by Simon Demediuk, Lead Game Analyst, Weavr As a researcher focused on games analytics, I’m not used to working with people to get to the number, model or prediction that I want. Working with esport…

Opinion: The case for data in esports

Whenever you play a game of Dota 2, League of Legends or any other esports game, your behaviour and that of your teammates is recorded in great detail. The data is stored in replay file…

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