Game engine creator Unity has a plan for AI that is "empowering" and "responsible"

Unity AI tools; an alien face
(Image credit: Unity)

Generative AI in video game development is changing how games are going to be made, and ahead of the release of Unity 6 later this year platform developer is setting out its approach.

While all eyes have been on Unreal Engine 5 in recent years, big things are expected from Unity 6. We covered some of the planned content in our explainer Unity: everything you need to know, but recently I interviewed Unity’s director of AI research Nico Perony to discover more about its approach to AI.

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Editor, Digital Arts & 3D

Ian Dean is Editor, Digital Arts & 3D at Creative Bloq, and the former editor of many leading magazines. These titles included ImagineFX, 3D World and video game titles Play and Official PlayStation Magazine. Ian launched Xbox magazine X360 and edited PlayStation World. For Creative Bloq, Ian combines his experiences to bring the latest news on digital art, VFX and video games and tech, and in his spare time he doodles in Procreate, ArtRage, and Rebelle while finding time to play Xbox and PS5.