“At first I thought this was a mediocre attempt at a real-life South Park intro with real actors, but then I realized this was made with AI. This is insane,” one wrote.
“This almost feels like it was pulled straight from an alternate timeline where the show got a real-life adaptation from like that late 80's early 90's style to the colouration and look of the video. It's actually better than what I'd have pictured for a real-life casting…,” said another.
Another commentator mused: “I feel like ten years ago people thought AI would eventually replace a lot of jobs, but that art would always need a human touch to be appealing. But oddly enough it seems like artistic professions might end up being the first to be taken over by AI.”
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Indeed, artificial intelligence’s ability to create images of beauty, shock, and deception seems destined to remain a hot topic, given the proliferation of credible fakes.