AI enables real versions of anime and manga characters

You can use machine learning to create realistic versions of manga characters.

Kokichi Muta of Jujutsu Kaisen will come back to life thanks to AI.
screenshot: AImikan / YouTube

We’ve already seen how AI works Can give Street Fighter The human face of the character. Now let’s see what it does for the manga stuff.

YouTuber AI mikan took an image of a manga character and fed it to an artificial intelligence composite image site Artbreeder..

But Photoshop, this is not the case.

A smile is definitely important when creating a new AI image.

Artbreeder allows users to fine-tune AI-generated images.
screenshot: AImikan / YouTube

For example, you can’t just add moles or scars Is it over here? This process is not passive. It can be time consuming and burdensome. AImikan can spend 30 minutes to 5 hours on a single character.

This site allows users to upload images, combine them with AI images, and fine-tune what they create. In portrait mode, there are various categories such as “age”, “open eyes”, “open eyes”.“ “Happiness” and more than you can increase or decrease, Change the appearance.

This allows the user to create a realistic version of the character, and in some cases a vaguely realistic version.

About AI mikan channel, YouTuber explains that the goal of being able to reproduce manga anime characters with machine learning is difficult.

“Since it is reproduced by machine learning,’characters that are not very similar’ will come out,” he wrote in “AI mikan” asking viewers for tolerance.

Like many video game characters, manga characters use it very attractively because they are depictions of highly stylized people. However, one of the main differences is that the manga characters are two-dimensional drawings.Gap compared to many 3D video game characters Between the manga character and the real thing Humans are even bigger.

In addition, the AI ​​version provides an attractive look to fantasy casting options, as so many manga are getting live-action movie updates. These are not real people! But if so, some of them would be perfect.

However, it is not all because of certain restrictions on the use of AI. Unlike Photoshop, which is imaginative, Artbreeder works within the parameters of machine learning.

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