Fun-loving ghosts in the machine

Discussion in 'Civ4 - General Discussions' started by algonacy, Feb 27, 2008.

  1. algonacy

    algonacy Chieftain

    Mar 20, 2002
    Algona, IA
    Nice article from Gamespy about Soren's recent speech at the GDC.

    Anyway, I loved this line:
    in order to make for the most interesting game possible, the AI often cheats ;)

    I'm no programmer, so the article gave me some pause to consider some of the things that the developers have to ponder in a game of this style. I would recommend any Civ fan to read it.
  2. MMV

    MMV Chieftain

    Mar 11, 2005
    Central Missouri

    "This talk will be a bit of milestone for me as, presumably, this will be the last time I’ll be giving such an extensive talk on Civ. In fact, I feel a little sheepish about giving it as a non-Firaxis employee. I’m so used to getting feedback from my old colleagues on my presentations that I can’t seem to shake the feeing that now I’m just some dude spouting off about Civ, and the world already has plenty of those!"


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