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Nontransitive game

A non-transitive game is a game for which the various strategies produce one or more "loops" of preferences. As a result, in a non-transitive game that strategy A is preferred over strategy B, and strategy B is preferred over strategy C, do not necessarily imply that strategy A is preferred over strategy C.

A prototypical example non-transitive game is the game Rock, Paper, Scissors which is explicitly constructed as a non-transitive game. In probabilistic games like Penney's game, the violation of transitivity results in a more subtle way, and is often presented as a probability paradox.


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