Trip Hawkins is interviewed over at Game Tycoon today, and the Digital Chocolate CEO has all sorts of things to say. As the founder of Electronic Arts and 3DO, Hawkins is no stranger to the world of games and the industry around it.
Hawkins covers a wide range of mobile game-related subjects, but of particular interest is when Game Tycoon asked if mobile technology fosters creativity as much as hampering it:
It’s a craftsmen’s trade. The best mobile developers are passionate and ingenious at working around the constraints and having vision about new user behaviors. Some console developers are so accustomed to the high-powered environment that they cannot adapt to mobile; they need that larger canvas. To each his own.
Check out this interesting chat with a knowledgeable and experienced man about the mobile games industry at the above link.