Next-gen could make it easier for AI programmers to create more complex games

The crowd NPCs in Final Fantasy 15 are dumb. They sit and talk, they share food together, and they find any perch in the environment to rest, but they are brainless. Literally.

7 months ago

Ai headlines

  • Google AI can play games now, so we're probably all going to die

    Google has brought us one step closer to our inevitable slaughter or enslavement by machine overlords.

    5 years ago
  • UT3 bots score higher on Turing test than human players

    Well, someone’s finally done it. Phys reports researchers at the University of Texas have created AI capable of passing a Turing test – fooling a human into believing they are interacting with another human. The computer scientists built a couple of Unreal Tournament 3 bots so lifelike that judges tagged both as human players 52% […]

    7 years ago
  • Shogun 2 “not going out the door until the AI is perfect”

    Developer Creative Assembly has received plenty of kudos for its Total War series. It’s also received its fair share of flak in recent games for bugs and the quality – or lack thereof – of the game’s AI. No longer, apparently.

    9 years ago
  • GDC: Molyneux "close to announcing" revolutionary AI

    In his first GDC interview, Peter Molyneux has said that Lionhead is on the verge of announcing the next big thing in AI. “In the six years since Black & White they have been working improving the great things that underpinned that game, and now they are getting pretty close to something that is very […]

    12 years ago