How to: Use math to win at Battleship

It takes an average of 66 moves to win a game of Battleship. But that's only if you stick to random guessing. With the help of a computer algorithm, the tech consultant at a data mining company was able to win the game in an average of 44 moves.


    1. That’s all fine and good… but we’ll need them again when it’s time for Candyland

  1. From the article:

    “You can find his strategies for Risk, Candyland, and Chutes & Ladders—the former two are also being turned into feature films—on his blog.”

    God help us all.

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