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One of the most unexpected side-effects of Activision and Infinity Ward promoting this year's Call of Duty game is the popularity of an in-game dog named Riley and the importance of fish AI. Starting with the debut making-of trailer at the Xbox One reveal event, the internet latched on to the absurdity and charm of a dog being a member of your squad in Call of Duty: Ghosts. Bets were soon placed on the odds of that dog surviving throughout a game that aims to create a more "emotional" experience for the player. While visiting the studio, we spoke with Infinity Ward's executive producer Mark Rubin about the story behind the memes from the studio's point of view.
Will Riley live or die? Will the fish get out of the way? Watch the video below to find out.
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Oh my god improved fish AI that is so amazing now I have to have COD: Ghosts. -_-
Love my job, since i have been transportation in $82h... I sit reception, music enjoying whereas I add front of my
new iMac that I got currently that i am creating it online...
Popularity? Well, yeah, I guess that word works.
The Dog is basically the poster child for "Xbone", and usually the face (fittingly enough) that people like to metaphorically punch. Is it popular? Yup. Is it loved or even liked? NOPE.
Lamar's dog will die, and Franklin will cry.
OMG.... GI just went Polygon stupid with a post..... Noooooooo come back GI....come back!!!!
AI fish? Aren't boids one of the "easier" things to program? I mean, okay, it's cool, but how much effort did that programmer go to...really? I guess it helps that that type of emergent behavior just looks cool.
I could care less about AI fish or birds I care about gameplay. I think this COD with be just like all the others with a FEW changes,more aim assist and noob helping perks! That's why BF4 will be my first shooter over COD this time around I've learned my lesson over the years
intersting make work good shase.
In other words, Riley is going to die, and he realized hyping the fish AI was a bad idea and now he's going "but it was all just a joke! I wasn't serious!" Still buying this game because it looks amazing.
Le funny may mays XD
I have to admit, I thought the mo-cap balls photoshopped onto that fish was kinda funny :)