Mashcast #20: Return of the Big Three
September 5, 2011
This week marks the return of the big three. No, we’re not talking Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo. We’re talking Redding, Hill-Williams, and Santangelo. Besides celebrating ourselves we also talk about monetization before game design, the future of Mass Effect, lack of new IP, and Bethesda not being interested in social trends. All that plus more on this Mashcast.
Hosts: Jarret Redding, Robert Hill-Williams, Nick Santangelo
Theme: “Insert Coin” – Chris Geehan of Hyperduck Soundworks
Question(s) of the Week:
What do you think is the best way to combat piracy?
Gabe Newell on moetization before design
Shepard leaving after Mass Effect 3
Activision: gamers, not the economy, have shaped IP
Driver: San Fransico dev stands up for DRM Practices
Valve on piracy
Team bondi/Black Rock Studios Close
Bethesda not intersted in social trends