Questions tagged [combinatorial-game-theory]

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Is there a formal designation for “pure placement” games?

Specifically in the context of abstract or combinatorial games. As an example, Go and Reversi are both placement games. Although mathematically distinct (Reversi requires placement in the center at ...
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Strategy for Ultimate Tic Tac Toe

Ultimate Tic Tac Toe is played on 3x3 setup of regular Tic Tac Toe boards. Playing on a spot inside a board, determines the next board in which the opponent must play their next move. The goal ...