Gamasutra highlights choice quotes from game industry figures from the past week, including Nintendo's former "gamesmaster" Howard Phillips, Monaco's Andy Schatz, and many others.
In our original and exclusive interviews, analysis, and feature pieces over the past week, a wide variety of developers, publishers, and indies shared their thoughts on the Japanese industry's shrinkage, digital versus analog choices, "box dwellers," and more.
This Week's Noteworthy Game Industry Quotes
"If we stay at 99 cents, people will still play. Otherwise, from an industry point of view, you get this diminishing spiral where, the only reason you're really lowering the price is to take customers away from other developers."
"Players tend to have a hard time making choices based upon a range of values, but if you give them the choice of A, B, or C, they have a much easier time strategizing about the optimal path forwards."