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|Session Name:||Sunset City Express: Improving the NavMesh Pipeline in Sunset Overdrive|
|Company Name(s):||Insomniac Games|
|Track / Format:||AI Summit|
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|Overview:||By simplifying the generation process and adding extra processing of its data, we increased navmesh quality and reduced the time required to manually "clean up" the auto-generated mesh. The total navmesh build time for Sunset City was reduced from over and hour to just a few minutes. This lecture will explain the techniques used to improve the user experience and improve iteration times for designers. Additionally, it will include a demonstration of the navigation tools available in our level editor.|