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Determinator - More General Games - Games of Imperfect Information
... In any interesting game with imperfect information, a winning strategy will be a mixed strategy that is, it will give some probability of differing responses to the same situation ... mixed strategies then the outcome of the game cannot be certainly determinant (as it can for pure strategies, since these are deterministic) ... A game that requires mixed strategies is defined as determined if a strategy exists that yields a minimum expected value (over possible counter-strategies) that exceeds a ...

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