Submitted by Abriael 537d ago | news

Bungie Makes Fun of Call of Duty’s Fishes with its Bird Simulator in Destiny Commentary Video

One of the most mocked parts of the reveal of Call of Duty: Ghosts during the Xbox One presentation was the “intelligent fishes” engine showcased by Infinity Ward, coming second only to Riley the SEAL dog.

Today Bungie released a new video of the Destiny gameplay reveal showcased during Sony’s conference at E3, and hilarity ensues as the devs make fun of the Call of Duty fishes. (Call of Duty: Ghosts, Destiny, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

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mafiahajeri  +   537d ago
You know what's sad? The casuals will probably be like " WOAH!!!! The fish move!? No way!!!"
With no sarcasm intended.
Abriael  +   537d ago
I'm afraid you're right...
Ritsujun  +   536d ago
"Mom, the fish in this COD scared the C out of me! Why did you trade in my Blops2 and Moowow3?"
cyborg47  +   537d ago
Look mom, there's Fish AI in call of duty!!
Abriael  +   537d ago
The term "AI" is too advanced for that kinda player.
matrixman92  +   537d ago
....now watch me 360 no scope one of them!"
monkey48  +   537d ago
"Computer Fish are moving away"
AliTheSnake1  +   537d ago
Show me a game on the PS3
with fish that reacts to you and move away.
AngelicIceDiamond  +   537d ago
I had to.

"The term "AI" is too advanced for that kinda player."

casual: "Artehicial Intewegiance"

Lol that's mean.
BluEx610  +   536d ago
@Alithesnake1 I'll show you a 2 N64 games that shows fish reacting to you. On PS3 The Last of Us has Monkey's, Cranes, Birds, Deers, Dogs and Giraffes etc reacting to you as you get closer.


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windblowsagain  +   536d ago
But be honest, the fish probably have better a.i then the people playing it.
ShAkKa  +   536d ago

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JhawkFootball06  +   536d ago

I can give you even better.

Nintendo 64.

Blachek  +   536d ago
Wasn't this in Ocarina of Time for N64? Or do I just remember that game differently?
BaronVonRhett  +   536d ago
@AliTheSnake1 Your comment makes no sense... What so ever.
JunioRS101  +   537d ago
It really surprises me that they even mentioned something so trivial.

Like, c'mon COD, we know you don't innovate, but it's getting ridiculous.
cell989  +   536d ago
they also announced you can now hop over obstacles so the action never stop, Ive been doing that shit since Battle Field 3 and I know there are other games out there that did it before
Rusty515  +   537d ago
I honestly thought that was a standard in all games since like, 2002.
Abriael  +   537d ago
Not in all games, but it's definitely nothing so new and shiny.
HammadTheBeast  +   537d ago
Pretty sure mario games did that in 1996.
sloth3395  +   537d ago
it was done in mario 64
BattleTorn  +   537d ago
I wish I could pull up the video I saw on YouTube - it was a guy reviewing the MS E3 show, and to highlight his lack of excitement for COD:Ghosts he showed some very old Mario (3D?) gameplay where fishes move out of your way...

I'm shocked no one at the COD studio wasnt like "guys this isn't really something we should be bragging about"
Abriael  +   537d ago
yeah I saw that one, It was hilarious :D

I think it was from Mario 64
TechnicianTed  +   537d ago
Here's the one I think.


That fish AI sure is advanced tech.
mafiahajeri  +   537d ago
Your wish has been granted...

BattleTorn  +   537d ago


You don't realize I've been scouring my Youtube watch history for 30mins with no luck!!
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Kennytaur  +   536d ago
"some very old Mario (3D?)"... Do yourself a service kid, and play Super Mario 64. It's not just some old game, it's the fekkin real deal.
AngelicIceDiamond  +   537d ago
Lol nice one "Our bird simulator" "You shoot at them they fly off". "And that's about it for gameplay."

Just shows COD has to be more inspiring than what they've been doing for the past 6 years.

Destiny, Day one for me.
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isa_scout  +   536d ago
Sad thing is that the human character AI doesn't look any more advanced than the fish... There is NO DOG in this world that should be able to kill two people with assault rifles by ripping their throats out. I actaully laughed when I saw their latest innovation= A dog slow-mo breaching a door..lol
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PurpHerbison  +   536d ago
And those casuals will once again make COD the #1 best seller.
Sideras  +   536d ago
@Ali, the damn point is that it's a completely meaningless feature, it's not something you want to highlight when you reveal your game. It came off like the most innovative thing they've come up with in like 5 years, well fish and dogs.
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wampdog29  +   536d ago
Yeah and what's funny is that fish have been moving out of the characters' way since Mario 64....
TheGrimReaper0011  +   536d ago
and the people at infinty ward will look at this and say:
"WOW they got an ai to birds! Thats revolutionairy! We NEED to have birds fly away when you get close to them!"
Seriously, what happened to Infinity Ward? I luved call of duty modern warfare, and like MW 2
PepperjackJig  +   536d ago
My cousin thought it was awesome..
mewhy32  +   536d ago
I am pumped about this game. PS4 all the way.
miDnIghtEr20C_SfF  +   536d ago
More sad to me... is that Sony fanboys now love and can't wait for a Bungie game.
ziggurcat  +   537d ago
the best was when IW (or is it treyarch doing this one?) tried to claim that it was all a joke...
Abriael  +   537d ago
Of couuuurse it was.

And yes, it's Infinity Ward :D

or what's left of em.
strigoi814  +   537d ago
Well they are just making fun out of each other coz they are both under activision
Abriael  +   537d ago
Which makes it even more funny.
monkey48  +   537d ago
Its like sibling rivalry, one studio wants to outshine the other in front of activision (father)
theDECAY  +   536d ago
Why not mother?
sobekflakmonkey  +   536d ago
Cause a mother will always love you no matter what...it's harder to win a fathers approval.
Benjammin25  +   537d ago
Ha ha, go bungie. Even though they're great developers, they never take themselves too seriously. You could see that during the destiny demonstration at E3 as well.
Roper316  +   537d ago
I wonder if they tried real real real hard if they could get 2 schools of fish to swim away at the same time! That would bring the gaming world to it's knees at the sheer awesomeness of such a feat.
Campy da Camper  +   537d ago
After watching that again, I gotta say it looks pretty damn fun. If those public events are seamless this could be a perfect sp/mp hybrid.
FAT MAN GO BOOM  +   537d ago
That was awesome about the birds simulator... I don;t know what the COD people were thinking when they said that about the fish... I mean that has been around for a long time ask Mario in mario 64 and the fish in the fountain and that...
FAT MAN GO BOOM  +   537d ago
The ships are frigging awesome in this game I am sold where do I send my money... I also have a slightly used kidney ... what you want coin cash or flesh????
CPTN MITCHELL  +   537d ago
@Ali just cause 2
S2Killinit  +   536d ago
so excited for this game, its a definite purchase for my PS4. Apparently Bungie has made the game in such a way where you can travel to the worlds from which the new occupiers of the Earth are from and you can fight them there on their turf as well as on Earth's frontiers. This allows Bungie to create new worlds in the future as the add to the experience. They've announced that they will be supporting this game for a long time to come so I am very content with Destiny. It will probably be my first full game purchase unless Infamous comes out before them.
Edit: the ghost is the voice of the short guy from Game of Throwns!! (: he is my favorite character.
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raWfodog  +   536d ago
Yeah I'm really looking forward to the community aspects of the game. It looks like Bungie is putting their all into this game and, so far, it's shaping up to be an epic masterpiece.
dlocsta  +   536d ago
What is amazing is someone can write and have published an article with the word, or non-word, "fishes". I am no grammar expert and don't claim to be, but we have fallen so far as an intellectual nation we have news reporters ending their sentences with prepositions. How far do we have to fall before we realize there is a problem?
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edonus  +   536d ago
This is the first time seeing this game where it really impressed me. I was thinking i could skip it and not miss too much but this just bumped me up to buy.
TomShoe  +   536d ago

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DestinyHeroDoomlord  +   536d ago
Is that humpty dumpty?
Rowdius_Maximus  +   536d ago
Cannot wait for this!!!
Rowdius_Maximus  +   536d ago
And by this I mean bird AI!!
Pittoo  +   536d ago
They are butthurt because CoD will outsell anything they make. XD
The fact I got a disagree is hilarious. XD
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KillrateOmega  +   536d ago
The only thing hilarious is you...and it's not because you're funny.
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Pittoo  +   536d ago
I know.But it is a bit of fun. XD
_FantasmA_  +   536d ago
So one company that recycles games makes fun of another company that recycles games? They both suck but at least COD has Zombies and has been recycling for less amount of time, even though they've had more games. Bungies been beating the same horse since 2001!
LAWSON72  +   536d ago
I think it is funny when people judge a company for making sequels. SOme games have such great worlds and stories they can pull off sequels or spin offs. I understand the yearly rehash whining, but Halo is far from that.
Halo 1 (2001)- badass couch coop and lan/local multiplayer and introduced a very good universe

Halo 2 (2004)- Online matchmaking and graphical overhaul along with big changes to the multiplayer

Halo 3 (2007)- Supported by bungie and user content on a whole new level on consoles with forge maps, video recording, photos, and gametypes.

Halo 3: ODST (2009)- introduced firefight, different approach in the campaign, and included all Halo 3 multiplayer content on one disc. It also revived the community with many obtaining the dlc and everyone wanting to earn that recon

Halo Reach (2010)- Graphical overhaul and gameplay changes(both are kind of unnecessary IMO)and improvements to sharing content. also alot of new game modes

Each halo has introduced pretty big changes, except maybe 4 which IMO was kind of a step back. If any game and company has done sequels well it is Bungie with the Halo franchise.
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Jeebus  +   536d ago
I'll give you that, bud. +bubs

I don't even like Halo that much. Burned out after 2, but I did enjoy firefight mode.
_FantasmA_  +   535d ago
Halo 1: Starts off with an alien attack aboard your ship. Last of your kind and mankinds only hope for survival? Simpsons did it (Half Life). The needleer? Simpsons did it (Half Life again).

Halo 2: Starts off with yet another alien attack on your ship/base. I stayed up til midnight to get this game and when I came home I was disppointed. I became a Halo fanboy and defended this game since it was announced but when I saw that it was the same beginning as Halo 1, I felt like a dumbass and embarrased that I had hyped up this game so much. Same enemies and ugly purple hallways as Halo 1. I stopped playing after like 2 days and ended up throwing the game away years later when I found it in a shoebox.

Halo 3: More of the same, sub HD graphics with the same enemies, guns , and more purple. Also threw the game away (I'm not kidding, I don't feel bad about throwing my money away.)

Halo Wars: Sorry not fooling me again

Halo Reach: Wannabe Call of Duty in space, with same guns and enemies from the previous games.

Halo 4: Bahahah! I'm not stupid. I had already left the sinking ship right after Halo Reach came out and had my eyes opened by the PS3. But I'm guessing its more of the same?

The only cool thing Halo 3 did was the theather mode. Terrible over rated series, but then again what else is there to play on the RROD box?
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S2Killinit  +   536d ago
I don't think they said anything bad in the video. Also had Bungie been kept as the developer of Halo, it wouldn't have been such a recycled game. Bungie is actually a pretty talented developer. I like the worlds they create. In some ways I see Destiny as the new Halo. Its basically the next Halo, made by the people that created it in the first place.
Run_bare  +   536d ago
This looks really good, I will buy this, I usually avoid most of online type of games.
whitesoxfalife1976  +   536d ago
Soo that means u only play Nintendo games?

Last I check for the past 13yrs nearly every game that came out on PS2/3 and Xbox/360 have/has some form of online component built in......
Jus sayn
LoaMcLoa  +   536d ago
Maybe he's talking about games that mostly require online to be entertaining, like Borderlands and Battlefield?

I might buy this, but would prefer if it could come out on PC as well.
Brute_Shot_Adam  +   536d ago
This is hardly thread worthily.
GeisT  +   536d ago
Call of Duty and Xbox the things everyone loves to pick on. Maybe they could make us a video of some real gameplay instead of trolling.
FantasyStar  +   536d ago
I don't find Destiny very exciting based on this video. I couldn't push myself to finish the documentary to see their jab at the Fish AI cause it wasn't very interesting.
S2Killinit  +   536d ago
The jab came at the very beginning and it wasn't such a jab, the title is a bit extreme for what they actually said.
PS: this is looking to be an awesome game. You would be missing out.
FantasyStar  +   535d ago
I appreciate you not ripping my head off. There's still time to show off something else.
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S2Killinit  +   535d ago
Live and let live I always say (:
Everybody has different tastes and that's cool. I'm personally excited for Destiny. Its made by Bungie and they always create interesting worlds and Destiny is a mix of Sci Fi and Fantasy and I'm in the mood for something like that right now.
CartBlanche  +   536d ago
Its very nice that the water caustics are implemented etc, but come on developers, especially Bungie, Naughty Dog has shown that characters can walk into water and come out looking wet since Uncharted 1, probably earlier on PCs!!

What sort of dry water does this damn planet have? Just like the "bird simulator" has been around for years (checkout papers on boids), games today should also support pixel shader wet netness once they walk/run or are covered in water. If you are going to boast visuals, then implement all the other cool tech and algorithms that are already out there.
sandman224  +   536d ago
That demo was running on the ps4. Did anyone catch that?
buynit  +   536d ago

That video with ghost and then right into Mario 64..

I didn't know you can do that in zelda, it sounded like like metal Mario.
GhostTurtle  +   536d ago
Think I just came in my space panties a bit watching this.
TBONEJF  +   536d ago
That's good because COD IS nothing but a JOKE
Peanuts110  +   536d ago
COD Zombie Fish

I don't get the capes in Destiny.
cell989  +   536d ago
collapsing skyscrapers and bird simulators aint got s*it on Ai fish and doggies
Adolph Fitler  +   533d ago
@miDnIghtEr20 + 2d ago

"More sad to me... is that Sony fanboys now love and can't wait for a Bungie game."

Know, whats scarier & sadder is that idiots like you throw around the "fanboy" word about others, when in fact, your post reeks more of fanboy-ism than the guys you quoted & "tried" to cut down, ever could.
Seriously mate, he said nothing to put down anyone else on here, or profess his lust for MS or Nintendo's blood & demise, like real fanboys like yourself do.
Your retaliation comments actually just make you look like a Sony hating, MS or Ninty fanboy deuche....Just get over it mate, he wants a PS4 & guess what dickhead, that is his democratic right, he is free to choose, which would not be the case if this world was run by MS.....lol... see what I did there.
Just get over yourself & try buying all the consoles, yes, even your "evil babykilling, dog molesting, horse caressing, camel felating SONY", who we all know "obviously had Ken Kutaragi come to your house, sneak in your window, & touch your grossly undersized privates, when you were a little kid......a week ago in other words.

In short you soulless hack, he said nothing ill of anyone, or any company, so STFU & keep your opinions right up your ass, where they belong.
And on topic,

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