In March, Stardock announced Galactic Civilizations IV: Supernova As a stand-alone expansion for its space strategy game Galactic Civilizations IV. Today, the game is available for purchase As an early access title. It also announced new features that could make the game one of the first to use OpenAI’s ChatGPT generative AI technology.
As stated in Stardock’s press release:
This latest sequel introduces AI-generated content OpenAI’s ChatGPT technology, allowing players to create their own civilizations that use AI to generate language, dialogue, questions and more. Is. The game also uses AI, trained from decades of Stardock’s alien art, to provide custom graphics for custom civilizations.
A post on the game’s official forms Provides more information on this feature:
Over the past several months, we’ve been working to build GPT technology into our Tachyon engine, Stardock’s cloud-based metagaming technology previously seen in Ashes of the Singularity, Of World Trading Company and StarControl: Origins. . Thanks to OpenAI’s ChatGPT API and Tachyon, we’re proud to show what this technology can do for games.
The players of Galactic Civilizations IV: Supernova All you have to do is type a prompt to start creating your alien species. Creative AI features also extend to new searches:
With Tachyon, our games starting with Galactic Civilizations could just beg for a new quest. Where it gets really crazy is that we can ask in the player’s language so that the result is returned as a native speaker (or alternatively, as good/bad at it as English).
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