” The Internet has allowed a lot of access – people feel entitled to change the ending of games, for example. So there are a lot more voices coming at you all the time, which I think has its effect on creative decision making and possibly makes people more afraid to take risks. “


” I’m a dad now, so now I just don’t care what I look like. Once you’ve created life, you just don’t care what anyone thinks. “


” Kinect is such a great new entry into the field because it takes away one of the big barriers to little kids to playing a game, which is the controller. You can’t hand a basic video game controller to a child and expect them to understand what a left bumper is and to click in the right stick. “


” Adventure games are all about details – if you happen to take this one object and use it with this other object, in a really weird place, at a weird time. If you happen to write a really funny dialogue line for that, even if it didn’t solve the puzzle, people will appreciate that. “


” I think when you play ‘Psychonauts,’ you are kind of playing inside of my head. “


” I guess I didn’t have a lot of friends, so that’s what made videogames so important. They played back. I could do them myself. Solitaire can’t surprise you, there’s no AI. But videogames play back with you. “


” I would like to reach non-gamers. It’s always great when guys come up to me who are gamers and represent my usual audience, but they’ll say, ‘You know, Psychonauts is the only game I can actually get my girlfriend to play with me. “


” If you’re not loyal to your team, you can get by for a while, but eventually you will need to rely on their loyalty to you, and it just won’t be there. “


” What I learned at LucasArts was, you don’t make your bets on ideas: ideas are cheap. You make your bets on people. “


” Before ‘Final Fantasy VII,’ I would have told you that I had zero interest in RPGs with turn-based combat. But that game was so well done, I didn’t care what genre it was. Any genre can be done poorly or done well. “



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