Outer Limits

Speaking to a full house for his GDC keynote, Will Wright spoke about the basic principles of game design and his current passion for extra-terrestrial life theories

Wright's overt passion for his work and infectious curiosity were apparent as he showed off how designs for his upcoming bio-sim Spore were driven by his own obsession with intergalactic life-forms. He stressed the importance of spending as much time as possible on research in the early stages of game development.

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