Neuro-sama AI v-tuber denies Holocaust
Occurred: December 2022
First developed in 2019 and upgraded in December 2022 using a large language model, Neuro-sama resides on live video streaming service Twitch, where it plays Minecraft and osu, a musical rhythm game, and talks to its followers via Twitch chat.
Neuro-sama developer Vedal argued the character had a number of in-built filters, and that it's discussions were moderated. In January 2023, Neuro-sama was banned from Twitch.
Purpose: Engage audiences
Technology: Chatbot; Neural network; NLP/text analysis
Transparency: Black box
Published: January 2023