Slow Progress

I've been running training sessions for my latest model for roughly two months now and just getting frustrated. Progress is extremely slow, as the model is still infantile in its ability to play Gomoku. Looking at my adventures with Connect 4, the main things I learned are: Smaller training sets are fine as they are … Continue reading Slow Progress


A geometric explosion of data

I'm already facing up to the fact that the sheer amount of data in a game of Gobang / Gomoku / Connect 5 is quite a bit larger than in Connect 4; after all, the board is 15x15, where a Connect4 board is 7x6. 225 spaces on the board instead of 42 means you have … Continue reading A geometric explosion of data