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A-lab also hopes to tap into another big business in Japan - the popularity of fantasy figurines that appeal to Japans legions of nerdy men or 'otaku'. This is a term coined by another Japanese professor of robotics, Masahiro Mori. Yuya Furukawa, the creative genius behind a raft of entertainment robots including the remarkable Pepper, wants to spearhead a robotics revolution for the consumer, where entertainment robots are just the start. Unable, for now, to use some of the advanced artificial intelligence (AI face and voice recognition systems that some Japanese robots coming on the market now use, Asuna relies on a camera rigged behind her that is relayed.
Details, official Sites: Official site, country: UK, uSA, language: English, release Date: (West Germany) See more » Also Known As: Orga de Horror y Locura See more » Filming Locations: Berkshire, England, UK See more » Edit Box Office Budget: 1,200,000. Hyper-real robots that will replace receptionists AND SEX dolls. As robots become as dexterous as Asuna at mimicking humanity, so the theory goes, the syndrome will erase itself. Welcome to the FreeOnes Contests section.
Scroll down for video, uncanny: The real Matsuko Deluxe (left) comes face-to-face with his android doppelganger Matsukoriod (right) 'Unnervingly real Transvestite TV star Matsuko Deluxe (left) shared the stage with his 'Matsukoroid' doppelganger (right) on Saturday. He also said that his mother, "a pretty hip lady enjoyed the show, although not as much as she had liked it when he appeared in "The Pirates of Penzance" (because Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother had come to that). But with many Japanese already predisposed to being sympathetic to robots, because of the friendly way they are portrayed in Japanese popular culture, Mr Deluxe said he noticed his fans were more inclined to approach his clone rather than himself.