Thatgamecompany, "It turns out gamers are not stupid."

“Yeah. Yeah, it turns out gamers are not stupid, and I don’t think we should treat them like they are. ”

This is perhaps the best thing I’ve heard from anybody in the games industry recently. A recent interview with thatgamecompany’s Kellee Santiago covers the developer’s response to their growing fanbase, the debatable definition of “literate” gamers, and the importance of testing. It’s refreshing to read an interview with an indie developer that doesn’t pull the “holier than thou” attitude. You can read the whole thing here.