Gamasutra - Blogs /blogs/ Christian Nutt's Blogs Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:46:52 EDT en-us (Simon Carless) Reflecting on Iwata as a game dev, and Nintendo's boss - by Christian Nutt Business/Marketing,Programming,Production,Console/PC What always made Iwata stand out to me above other game company execs is that he started as a game developer. Wed, 15 Jul 2015 01:10:00 EDT Konami looks to the future, and it's not the future longtime fans want - by Christian Nutt Business/Marketing,Console/PC,Smartphone/Tablet So Konami has attempted to clarify things with a statement -- but really just muddied the waters. What's going on? Fri, 29 May 2015 01:50:00 EDT A look back at over a decade of Koji Igarashi interviews - by Christian Nutt Business/Marketing,Design,Console/PC,Indie I've interviewed Koji "IGA" Igarashi a number of times over the years. Here's a look back at some of those conversations, as rumors circulate about his next game. Fri, 08 May 2015 06:07:00 EDT On Towerfall Ascension's approach to characters - by Christian Nutt Design,Art,Console/PC On Towerfall Ascension's diverse but mechanically indistinguishable roster, and why player choice matters. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:48:00 EDT Metroidvania interview: Jools Watsham (Xeodrifter) - by Christian Nutt Design,Console/PC,Indie Another of my Metroidvania source interviews -- this time with Jools Watsham of Renegade Kid, developers of Xeodrifter. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 06:59:00 EST Metroidvania interview: Tom Happ - by Christian Nutt Business/Marketing,Design,Console/PC,Indie An interview with Tom Happ, creator of Axiom Verge, about the Metroidvania genre. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 01:56:00 EST