At least one prominent game developer doesn’t want to see Fez creator Phil Fish go. Today, in response to news that the embattled designer has cancelled his game and said he plans to quit the gaming industry, Gears of War designer Cliff Bleszinski wrote a passionate letter in Fish’s defence.
The appeal of 8-bit music, retro graphics and other art forms defined by their limits, beautifully explained by prolific musical artist and producer Brian Eno in his 1996 diary “A Year With Swollen Appendices“.
Adventure Time creator Pendleton Ward tells Edge magazine about his favourite games. Others listed include Altered beast and, awesomely, Klik & Play. [Edge 248, Christmas 2012]