Gamasutra highlights choice quotes from game industry figures from the past week, including Linden Labs' Emily Short, Wing Commander's Chris Roberts (pictured), Valve's Marc Laidlaw, 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 diversity in the game industry, the future of free-to-play, silent protagonists, and more.
This Week's Noteworthy Game Industry Quotes
"Indies are going to be a big part of the beginning of this, and certainly the whole process, but especially the beginning."
"I'm an enormous believer in having creative tools that are available to indies with no money, to people who are not part of the industry, who do not have a stake in it, do not have special sources of access. Because that's how we get the additional voices that we need."
"Where free-to-play is going is massive, global games, made by very small groups of people that can get onto a billion phones and, essentially, make a lot of money. The video game industry has never seen this kind of leverage before."