Basketball Pong

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This environment is part of the atari environments. Please read that page first for general information.

Name Value
Actions Discrete
Agents 2
Parallel API True
Manual Control No
Action Shape (1,)
Action Values [0,17]
Observation Shape (210, 160, 3)
Observation Values (0,255)
Import from pettingzoo.atari import basketball_pong_v0
Agents agents= ['first_0', 'second_0']

Agent Environment Cycle

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Basketball Pong

A competitive game of control.

Try to get the ball in your opponents hoop. But you cannot move on their side of the court. Scoring a point also gives your opponent -1 reward.

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Environment parameters

Some environment parameters are common to all Atari environments and are described in the base Atari documentation.

Parameters specific to Basketball_Pong are


num_players: Number of players (must be either 2 or 4)