March 25 - 27, 2002 at Stanford
Call for Papers
Program Committee
Past Papers

This symposuim is part of AAAI Spring Symposia series. Location, transportation and other information is provided through the AAAI Spring 2002 Symposia webpage.


  • The Sims
    Autonomous Characters
    A people simulator with state-of-the-art autonomous characters.
  • Unreal Tournament
    Tactical opponents & partners
    An action game with great graphics and state-of-the-art tactical opponents and partners.
  • Half-life
    Tactical opponents & partners
    An action game with many story elements, state-of-the-art graphics, and fair tactical opponents.
  • Age of Kings
    Strategic opponents & units
    A strategy game with good (editable, rule-based) strategic opponents and typical units.
  • Baldur's Gate
    Tactical partners & opponents
    A role-playing game with good (editable, rule-based) tactical partners and fair tactical opponents.
  • Blade Runner
    Support characters An adventure game based on the Bladerunner movie with goal-driven support characters.
  • Escape from Monkey Island
    Support characters A cartoon-style adventure game with many scripted-support characters. Available Fall 2000.
  • Madden NFL 2001
    Strategic opponents & units A sports game with state-of-the-art (for sports games) strategic opponents and units.
  • Halo
    Tactical opponents & partners The action/adventure game everyone is waiting to play. Coming soon on the Xbox.

Games with Software Interfaces

  • Quake II
    C language interface The action game Quake II allows you to add to or modify the game by writing a DLL.
  • Half-Life
    C language interface Half-Life uses the Quake II game engine but the interface is changed significantly.
  • Descent 3
    C language interface Another action game with a DLL based C language interface.
  • FreeCiv
    Open Source
    An open-source clone of the classic strategy game Civilization.
  • Age of Kings
    Editable rule-based AI A strategy game that allows you to edit the rules that control the strategic opponent.
  • Baldur's Gate
    Editable rule-based AI A role-playing game that allows you to edit the rules that control the members of your party.

Game AI websites