Short Biography

Brie Code is the founder, CEO and creative director of TRU LUV, a Toronto-based studio that makes AI companions. TRU LUV’s companions are built on a framework of deepening friendship, not increasing challenge or complexity, to help you relax and grow. Previously Brie was a lead programmer at Ubisoft Montreal on the soft, ethereal game Child of Light and three Assassin's Creed games. TRU LUV’s first companion, #SelfCare, is one of Apple’s Best of 2018 Trends of the Year selections.


Biography

Brie Code is the founder, CEO and creative director of TRU LUV, a Toronto-based studio that makes AI companions. TRU LUV’s companions use a framework of deepening friendship, not increasing challenge or complexity, to help you relax and grow. TRU LUV’s first companion, #SelfCare, is one of Apple’s Best of 2018 Trends of the Year selections.

Brie spent 2016-17 traveling to consult with games studios, speak at games and tech events, and discuss interactive media with game developers, artists, social entrepreneurs and people who find video games boring. She wrote about some of her ideas for GamesIndustry.biz. She also worked with Game Girl Workshop and mentored students in interactive media at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg

Previously she was a lead programmer at Ubisoft on the soft, ethereal game Child of Light and three Assassin's Creed games. She started her career writing AI code. If you've played Company of Heroes against the AI, you're playing against Brie and one of her colleagues. 


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