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Behavioral Mathematics for Game AI by Dave Mark

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Author’s Preface

As I have read different books on a variety of subjects over the years, I have found a variety of styles to be effective for communicating ideas. In addition to simply reading the text of a book on a technical subject, I have often appreciated the extra effort that went into creating examples of the concept. I enjoy diagrams and graphs so that I can simply have a place to anchor my thoughts as I ponder the issue. Where appropriate, I like seeing the formulas used, already normalized into a form that can be dropped into code. And, of course, I find actual code snippets very helpful when the problem is one of programming.

Some of these elements have been more helpful than others. Some of them have been used to the point of overkill ...

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