This AI bot just beat some of the best Dota 2 players in the world


An OpenAI bot has beaten some of the world’s greatest Dota 2 players. 

The presentation introducing Elon Musk’s startup OpenAI bot came during the International esports tournament (TI7).

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“This bot isn’t like anything you’ve ever played against. We didn’t program it to understand the rules of Dota,” says Greg from OpenAI, the team of researchers and engineers that developed the bot.

“We just let it play lifetimes of 1v1 against itself, and coached it on what we thought was good or bad. And now, we want to see how it stacks up against the best players in the world.”

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