So you’ve seen Quasi at NextFest, now check out this in-depth feature on Carnegie Mellon’s intelligent robot, after the jump.

Quasi can be either pre-scripted or autonomous. That is, the team can puppeteer Quasi through a computer or Quasi can function and interact on his own. Part of the team’s reasoning for making Quasi capable of autonomous interactions is that Quasi is intended to be believable and entertaining as a real character that people feel comfortable interacting with

[pic via Gamasutra]

So you’ve seen Quasi at NextFest, now check out this in-depth feature on Carnegie Mellon’s intelligent robot, after the jump.

Quasi can be either pre-scripted or autonomous. That is, the team can puppeteer Quasi through a computer or Quasi can function and interact on his own. Part of the team’s reasoning for making Quasi capable of autonomous interactions is that Quasi is intended to be believable and entertaining as a real character that people feel comfortable interacting with

[pic via Gamasutra]