PlayerRatings: Dynamic Updating Methods for Player Ratings Estimation

Implements schemes for estimating player or team skill based on dynamic updating. Implemented methods include Elo, Glicko, Glicko-2 and Stephenson. Contains pdf documentation of a reproducible analysis using approximately two million chess matches. Also contains an Elo based method for multi-player games where the result is a placing or a score. This includes zero-sum games such as poker and mahjong.

Version: 1.1-0
Depends: R (≥ 3.5.0)
Published: 2020-03-01
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.PlayerRatings
Author: Alec Stephenson and Jeff Sonas.
Maintainer: Alec Stephenson <alec_stephenson at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: yes
In views: SportsAnalytics
CRAN checks: PlayerRatings results


Reference manual: PlayerRatings.pdf
Vignettes: Rating Football Teams


Package source: PlayerRatings_1.1-0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): PlayerRatings_1.1-0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): PlayerRatings_1.1-0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): PlayerRatings_1.1-0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): PlayerRatings_1.1-0.tgz
Old sources: PlayerRatings archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse suggests: IOHanalyzer


Please use the canonical form to link to this page.