MTV Multiplayer interview with Ted Price
MTV Multiplayer had a chance to talk to Insomniac’s Ted Price about several things, in three parts. The third part, I feel, was the only interesting one. Here’s a snippet:
Multiplayer: How does it compare to â€œHalo 3â€³ in the amount of content that it has? Because it seems like this is an attempt to one-up the insane amount of content in â€œHalo 3.â€
Price: Not necessarily. We were not looking at â€œHalo 3â€ or looking to one-up anybody at all, other than we wanted to push multiplayer content. With multiplayer we saw an opportunity to up the game to 60 players with not a whole lot of pain on our end. The challenge for us is not technical at this point. Itâ€™s design. Weâ€™ve got to make sure that when youâ€™re in a 60-player game it doesnâ€™t feel like unmitigated chaos.
So weâ€™ve been spending a lot of time analyzing and trying out different techniques to make sure you know what youâ€™re doing, even though youâ€™re in this massive battle, and itâ€™s working. And itâ€™s fun.
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