Mar 24, 2022 • 1HR 3M

Nick Walton on AI Dungeon and the Future of AI in Games

An interview with Nick Walton, the creator of AI Dungeon and the CEO and Co-Founder of Latitude

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Andrey Kurenkov
Interviews with various people who research, build, or use AI, including academics, engineers, artists, entrepreneurs, and more.
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In the 23rd interview of The Gradient Podcast, we talk to Nick Walton, the CEO and Co-Founder of Latitude, the goal of which is to make AI a tool of freedom and creativity for everyone, and which is currently developing AI Dungeon and Voyage.

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(00:00) Intro
(01:38) How did you go into AI / research
(3:50) Origin of AI Dungeon
(8:15) What is a Dungeon Master
(12:!5) Brief history of AI Dungeon
(17:30) AI in videogames, past and future
(23:35) Early days of AI Dungeon
(29:45) AI Dungeon as a Creative Tool
(33:50) Technical Aspects of AI Dungeon
(39:15) Voyage
(48:27) Visuals in AI Dungeon
(50:45) How to Control AI in Games
(55:38) Future of AI in Games
(57:50) Funny stories
(59:45) Interests / Hobbies
(01:01:45) Outro