Clobber is an abstract strategy game invented in 2001 by combinatorial game theorists Michael Albert, J.P. Grossman and Richard Nowakowski. It has subsequently been studied by Elwyn Berlekamp and Erik Demaine among others.

Since 2005 it has been one of the events in the Computer Olympiad. The program MILA developed by Mark Winands won the gold medal at first tournament and the silver medal at the second one.

  • Willemson, J., and Winands, M. (2005). MILA wins Clobber Tournament. ICGA Journal, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 188-190.