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Will Wright Quotes

It's gotten to the point now where I surf the fan sites everyday and download cool things the fans have created, which is really ironic in a way!
Will Wright
#American Scientist #Cool

On vacation, I totally unplug. I don't bring a laptop with me.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

I'm not saying we purposely introduced bugs or anything, but this is kind of a natural result of any complexities of software... that you can't fully test it.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

These games contain elements of all the other mediums before -- books, movies, television, theater, toys, and architecture.
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#Architecture

In some sense that fear of not dropping the ball can really hurt you, in terms of not stretching and kind of going off in interesting new directions.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

The console games, as they come out with this new generation, will have a temporary advantage in price performance, but there are still many things you can do on a PC, more conveniently than you can do on a console machine.
Will Wright
#American Scientist #Advantage

We have spent quite a bit of time considering a good space game, and I can't really say anything at this point, but we are definitely still interested in that area.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

I find it refreshing to unplug from it for a while. You kind of forget how deeply you get embedded in it.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

Because now it's the fans out there that are entertaining us, the developers, with their creations!
Will Wright
#American Scientist

And every now and then people find the bugs, and they interpret those as cool failures in the Sims terms. For them it's like a treasure hunt, you know.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

We're experimenting with new ideas we can put into it, which makes it hard for me to say exactly when we will be done with them.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

There are a lot of issues that I hope we deal with at some point that we haven't up to now, for various reasons. Some technical, and some more political.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

I think the idea of having a game based on reality is compelling right off the bat because everyone has some experience with the subject of the game.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

I think by exploring the bad side you're really just mapping the envelope of the system... you're getting a sense of how far off you can go.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

The new generation of consoles has as much power to do the kind of games that we do as the PC does.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

The Sims is kind of an interesting case because we had all these expansion packs. We were able to incrementally add on and explore without invading the core dynamic or the core game play.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

Everybody has a different definition of the good side.
Will Wright
#American Scientist #Definition

We really want to have most of the failure in a game be based on things that the player did, as opposed to things outside of the player's control.
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#American Scientist

For me, what's a more important question is how we get at least the option of more diverse experiences in this media.
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#American Scientist

And so from that, I've always been fascinated with the idea that complexity can come out of such simplicity.
Will Wright
#American Scientist #Complexity

If he can say what's on his mind, I can say what's on mine. I pretty much do have a major problem with him playing for the Mariners.
Will Wright
#Mind

I can't believe they took a chance on that (bleep). I don't like his views. I don't think there's any room in sports for that kind of stuff.
Will Wright
#Believe

I typically go overboard when I research new projects.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

It used to be that you knew your neighbors and maybe your coworkers - the people in your physical vicinity.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

Well, I think the camera freedom is something that we've resisted for a long time and feels like probably the biggest stretch. But it has some huge benefits.
Will Wright
#American Scientist

Players like to know that they've discovered things that even the designers didn't know were in the game.
Will Wright
#American Scientist