NHL 12 Anticipation AI Detailed

By Michelle Balsan,
EA Sports released a new video today for their upcoming hockey title, NHL 12, detailing the game's "Anticipation AI". This new AI allows computer-controlled skaters to anticipate the flow of play so that they can more appropriately respond to both offensive and defensive situations.

In the video, NHL 11 reactions are compared to those which you'll find in NHL 12

To see further enhancements from this year's iteration of the NHL franchise, check out the Be a Pro Mode trailer which was released last week.

NHL 12 will be released on September 9th in Europe and September 13th in North America.

We've got the full list of NHL 11 achievements - check the list for guides to unlocking them.
Michelle Balsan
Written by Michelle Balsan
Michelle is the Assistant Manager of the Newshounds at TrueAchievements and has been a member of staff since 2010. When not contributing to gaming websites, she makes her living as a mild-mannered librarian. She can be compelled to play just about anything if there's a co-op component, and has been playing games with friends and siblings since the Atari 2600. As it's reportedly healthy to have hobbies outside of gaming, she also roots for some of the most difficult sporting franchises to root for, the New York Mets and New York Jets, but offsets that by rooting for the New Jersey Devils. She's also seen pretty much none of the movies you have, but she's working on that.