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Behavioral Mathematics for Game AI by Dave Mark

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Going Beyond Looks

For purposes of full disclosure, I have to admit that I have little artistic talent. I understand some of the concepts; I can draw perspective of blocky objects using a vanishing point, for example. I can even copy an existing drawing to some extent. To this day, I have a fantastic painting of a pig that I made in seventh grade that was copied from a picture in a magazine (Figure 1.4). However, that about exhausts my talent for the medium.

Figure 1.4. An original Dave Mark, circa 1981.

Looking Like a Pig

Despite my dearth of ability to perform in that particular discipline, I would still feel secure in making the claim ...

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