Alexander Brandon @ Gamasutra: After fifteen years in the game industry one starts reflecting on change and the reasons for that change. Essentially I feel the need to ask "what the hell happened to games and why do I not enjoy them as much as I did?"
Many I'm sure ask this question but there are simple answers and more complex answers. The simple are:
•Your lifestyle changes. I have a family now, and family takes up a good bulk of home life.
•Repetition. When you play games enough you begin to look for more than you're used to, and that is difficult to come by after having played at least a thousand titles.
Here are more complex answers: