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from aaronmeyers: At GDC two years ago I went to a session where a couple of the guys from Introversion Software presented their work. Towards the end of the presentation, they showed a demo (or video of a demo?) of a new city generator being created for a future game. Even at a very very early stage, the city generator was a pretty astonishing sight to see the complex networks of roads and...
altnytterfarlig: Aron Koblin’s talk at Picnic2008.
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