Elon Musk: “The rationale I received eager about know-how was video video games.”
Bethesda Sport Studios director Todd Howard introduced that Fallout Shelter will likely be added to the library of video games playable in Tesla’s Mannequin S, Mannequin three, and Mannequin X autos.
Howard appeared in an E3 Coliseum panel with Tesla CEO Elon Musk and moderator Geoff Keighley. “We’re engaged on Fallout Shelter for the automobiles,” Howard mentioned. “It’s going to be free.” Fallout Shelter will be a part of Cuphead, first revealed on IGN not too long ago through my very own interview with Musk, in addition to Seaside Buggy Racing 2: Tesla Version, a cartoony racing recreation that makes use of the automotive’s steering wheel and pedals to manage the on-screen motion, as video games accessible within the all-electric autos. A gameplay video confirmed Seaside Buggy Racing 2’s avatars all driving Tesla autos. These video games be a part of the TeslAtari suite, which incorporates a variety of old-school Atari classics like Lunar Lander and Centipede. All video games in Teslas can solely be performed whereas the automotive is in Park.
Musk and Howard additionally mentioned AI, how video games have pushed know-how, and extra within the one-hour panel. “The rationale I received eager about know-how was video video games,” Musk mentioned. He later added, “Video video games are a really highly effective power for getting younger children eager about know-how.”
Requested the place he sees video games going as know-how improves, Musk, who has lengthy been cautious of the hazards of AI, mentioned, “Both civilization will finish otherwise you will not have the ability to inform the distinction between video games and actuality.”
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