Rival Theory is an artificial intelligence company helping top creative studios worldwide to deliver incredibly imaginative, engaging, and immersive experiences featuring interactive characters.
Rival Theory was founded in 2011 by Bill Klein, PhD and Amanda Solosky, MBA. We are focused on the use of advanced AI technology to create smart, realistic characters for the entertainment industry. Our Sentio Platform is unique in its ability to apply concepts from game technology, animation, and artificial intelligence to create truly lifelike characters for entertainment. Rival Theory started in entertainment by building the most widely used AI technology in the video game industry.
Today, our RAIN AI Engine for Unity is used by over
Along the way, we've worked with Hollywood studios creating AI-driven virtual actors, interactive advertising for street-level experiences, and innovators exploring Virtual and Augmented Reality. Our latest technology, Sentio, represents the culmination of our experience with interactive characters across the diverse landscape of entertainment.