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Thursday, December 09, 2010


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Adeon Writer

This is the first I've seen of avatars in SL that could actually be considered "NPC's"

Can't wait to check it out when it's public.
I hope this idea catches on.

Gonçalo Matos

Great job and great project.
I Hope that you have a lots of sucess!


Gonçalo Matos
University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro

Arcadia Codesmith

This surpasses the level of functioning of NPCs in the vast majority of games.

Combine with language-parsing capability, and the ability to seek the aid of human-controlled characters to accomplish certain ends, and you've got the seeds of a dynamic quest engine with real impacts on the game world.


Oh wow. I can't wait to visit this. I'm impressed!

Ignatius Onomatopoeia

Outstanding. Hamlet, you obviously behaved yourself around these bots. Shame on you.

Looking forward to the opening for the public! A nice story about education, coming in the wake of last week's closure of the Virtual Frank Lloyd Wright Museum.

cube inada

well... copyrights/property rights on the works of Gilgemesh are long expired. And I dont see many "Gilgemash Style Houses" being sold in SL ....;)

Remington Soup

Wow, if the bots are mixing clay, presumably they are building something - a ziggurat?

Do they have life spans? Maybe they could suffer randomized deaths, at which point the remaining bots would begin a new pyramidal monument to their passed comrade.

When only one remained, it would divide its time laboring on the multiple unfinished constructs, until it too expired. Then the build would remain static - or perhaps a decay algorithm would start iterating. Virtual ruins.

Hiro Pendragon

Thanks for showing this. I checked it out, and it's fairly impressive. It's definitely a step up from previous AI bots I've seen in SL - there's definitely a few layers of logic involved.

Metacam Oh

Pretty impressive that they pick stuff up and it looks seamless

Laetizia Coronet

This also opens up possibilities for the machinima people out there. Crowded market place scene? No need to invite 30 friends. The possibilities are indeed endless.

Ignatius Onomatopoeia

How could I have forgotten to add this note? I hope our researcher will code one bot to say this at some point. Geeks will know the source :)

"Many Shuvs and Zuuls knew what it was to be roasted in the depths of the Slor that day, I can tell you!"



I can't find this place. What is the slurl?

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