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Chris Taylor on GPG, Wildman, and Publishers

An interview on Eurogamer talks with Gas Powered Games boss Chris Taylor about Wildman, layoffs at GPG, and what the future holds, further clarifying what lead the company to the precipice. He describes the kind of financing the game will ultimately require and why the Kickstarter is for less than that, how they have brought back some key people, and more. He also has some choice words for game publishers, saying one of the company's burdens has been 11th hour game cancellations by publishers, saying one of these came a month ahead of beta testing.

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2. Re: Chris Taylor on GPG, Wildman, and Publishers Jan 22, 2013, 22:02 jdreyer
 
Yeah, some of the analogies are hard to follow, but it sounds like he's under multiple NDAs and doesn't want to burn his bridges, so he's being oblique.

And Chris, don't think of it as people "feeling sorry for you." It's loyalty for all the good shit you've brought us over the years. Don't lose heart man. And don't think your KS won't make it. I've seen many kickstarters fund like 100-300K in the last 24 hours to push them over the top.
 
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