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Dec 16, 2003
LoTR Computerized Soldiers Went AWOL - This article explains how each of the 200,000 computer generated soldiers in the Lord of the Rings movies were programmed to assess their environment and determine what military actions to take. What did they decide? Run. Get the hell out. "For the first two years, the biggest problem we had was soldiers fleeing the field of battle."