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At the Austin chapter’s January ’03 meeting, Peter Freese moderated a panel of speakers discussing the issues surrounding the concept of game addiction. Much of the 1.5 hour discussion covered massively multiplayer online games, but single player and off line games were discussed as well. The panelists were Damion Schubert, of Wolfpack Studios, Carly Staehlin, [...]
Renowned MMO designer Raph Koster warned the Austin Game Conference on Thursday that the game industry was undergoing a radical shift that few game companies understood, and that game companies as we know them today would likely become extinct if they did not alter their business models to adapt, just as the dinosaurs died off when they could not adapt to whatever change it was that decimated them.