The celebrity lookalike generator used on videogame characters

Who should play Nathan Drake? Alyx Vance? John Marston? Alan Wake? Computers have the (surprising) answers!

You might think that videogames have gotten impressively realistic over the past few years, but the celebrity match generator does NOT agree. Most of the characters I tried plugging in were either unrecognizable to the computer as human beings, or brought back strange and inexplicable results. Here are some of my favorite failures:

Want to try out the celebrity lookalike generator for yourself? Head over toMyHeritage.com, plug in some game characters and let us know what worked (or didn't!) inour forums.

Jul 9, 2010

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