Square Enix’s AI Tech Demo Is a Staggering Failure

On Monday, Square Enix released an elegantly named tech demo, designed to make a case for the emerging uses of AI in games: SQUARE ENIX AI Tech Preview: The Portopia Serial Murder Case. The demo is built around a modern port of The Portopia Serial Murder Case, a highly influential Japanese adventure game, onto which they have added a Natural Language Processor.

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