OpenAI Bots Thrash Team Of Dota 2 Professionals

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The human players who have taken part in the match includes former Dota 2 professionals and casters Merlini, Fogged, Cap, and Blitz.

In a three-game series, OpenAI Five won the first two games comprehensively.

The humans were absolutely destroyed in the first match as the OpenAI FIVE bots routed them with precise long range sniper shots, slows, and silences. The OpenAI FIVE bots were trained utilizing machine learning where they taught themselves to play while constrained by the rules of the game.

Next, OpenAI's developers plan to take the bots to Valve's official worldwide tournament, where they'll compete against the best Dota 2 players in the world. "The typical Dota 2 game, even on the professional tier, involves quite a bit of equivocation about whether to engage in a fight, or whether to try to shift it to a more favorable battleground, or to run away from it completely". It predicted a 95 percent win probability after seeing the hero teams.

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Open AI, an artificial intelligence research firm funded by Elon Musk, raised many impressed eyebrows this week when a team of AI bots created by them defeated human players in the popular online multiplayer video game Dota 2.

"We work on Dota because it is so complex", Brockman said during a speech at the tournament on Sunday. Playing against bots and one mistake could cause end of the match. In preparation the bots played through 180 years' worth of games against each other every day.

After losing the first three games of Go to Google's AlphaGo, Lee Sedol, a professional player ranked second in global titles, deployed a highly unusual strategy to win the fourth game, inspired in part by the idiosyncratic algorithmic playing style of the AI that he had observed during the previous three games.

OpenAI Five's latest win against its most formidable adversaries yet ultimately demonstrates the huge progress the bots have made over the past few months. Well, the AI platform developed by OpenAI would like to have a word, humans.

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