WoW Insider - Activision/Blizzard is not Blizzard. By ex-employee
Michael Sacco. Thanks Kxmode.
"You can choose to believe these answers or not, that I was fed a
corporate line or that I was unaware of things going on in offices on floors
higher than mine. This is your prerogative. Just remember that I no longer
have a vested interest in defending Blizzard or lying to back them up."
Negative Gamer - Things We Hate About Gaming- Innovation and Change.
"There seems to be this invisible pressure to create something that is
highly 'intuitive' and incorporates the highest level of innovation that we
have ever seen. The problem is that the 'newest' ideas put into games are
either gimmicky, terrible in execution, or blatantly ripping off another
title. On the other hand there are series that feel the need to completely
revamp a game that played perfectly fine before into something completely
new that falls flat on its face."
GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 14: Do Game Developers Need to Grow Up?
"Is the game industry in a state of arrested development? We present our
take on Heather Chaplin's incendiary GDC presentation. Plus, the
proliferation of co-op, the viability of OnLive, and lessons learned from
Leisure Suit Larry. With Chi Kong Lui, Mike Bracken, David Stone, and Tim