Interactive: Ten Questions with the Academy: John Riccitiello

Interactive.Org writes: "John Riccitiello is a member of the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences. He spoke at the D.I.C.E. Summit in 2008. He works for Electronic Arts.

Q: How do you want to be remembered?

A: I think it is a bit early to talk about my legacy. Some of my greatest beliefs regarding gaming are that our art form is today – or certainly has the potential – to be recognized as the peer of the best of Hollywood movies. I want to help others see that. I also believe that there is no inherent conflict between great creativity and achieving strong profitability – I believe they go hand in hand. More than trying to work on my legacy, I want to work to prove both of these points are true and see a day when these ideas are seen as common knowledge."

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