Have you been dreaming of getting a dog ever since you were a kid, but don't think you have the time or energy for it?
Then an evolved virtual creature would be the solution for you.

Dan Lessin is a Postdoc at IT University of Copenhagen and is researching in Evolved Virtual Creatures. Creatures who live in an artificial world used for entertainment and games. 

Dan breeds on the evolved virtual creatures, selecting carefully the best examples with high AI, physical agility and talent for gaming and amusement.

Dan lessins approach is called ESP for Encapsulation of behaviors, a Syllabus for training them, and Pandemonium of selecting between them.

In this video Dan Lessin tells about his research and evolved virtual creatures.

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