Ultimate Presentation

Codemasters Racing

Alex J. Champandard on April 18, 2013

All Codermasters racing games in the DiRT, GRID and F1 series have been built from the Same AI engine even though each of these titles has a very different racing style. This presentation will give you an overview of the different AI components, what they do and how they've evolved over the course of the years.

Downloadable Version

Here's a specialized format for you to download and play offline via a portable player:

Optimizing Steering-Based Animation Control — Video
Nic Melder
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The MP3 file below is better quality than the streaming video above, and is a perfect candidate for listening to via a portable player (96 Kbps). The OGG file is the highest quality of all (128 KBps). You can download them both here:

The slides used for the presentation itself can be downloaded from here for further study:

If you have any questions feel free to post them below, or in the forum thread associated with this post!

The Company

Alex J. Champandard on August 17, 2011

Company Profile

AiGameDev.com is an innovative community-oriented startup, born out of the site that hosts the primary blog about artificial intelligence and game development, as well as the largest and most active forum on the topic.

The company provides continuous training to its premium members (both professionals in game studios and independent developers), consulting to game development companies, and works with the major AI middleware studios that focus on games.


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