Why I Make Games: we ask 21 of the world’s leading developers about what motivates them

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What is it that motivates game designers to make the works they do? Here, we ask Ken Levine, Ron Gilbert, Peter Molyneux, Yoshinori Kitase, Alexey Pajitnov, Alex Rigopulos, Edmund McMillen, Shuji Utsumi, Warren Spector, Jenova Chen, Harvey Smith, Hideo Kojima, Adrian Chmielarz, Amy Hennig, Jason Kapalka, Toshihiro Nagoshi, Brenda Garno Brathwaite and Shigeru Miyamoto what makes videogames the medium for them.