What are some game developer's thoughts over backwards compatibility? What have they done to move with the jump?
Im not sure or BC would hurt devs as much as it would for consumers who buy the product hoping for BC.
I like that the devs listed in this article actually seem to want people to play their games for as long as they can. I also like that they were honest with the fact it's not always economically feasible to just port it to new hardware in the future. While I appreciate what these guys said, I would like to know what the bigger publishers think. I would like to know if they just want people playing newer games, or actually appreciate the time, effort, and artistry that goes into producing them. I would hope that they could be proud enough of the product they sell to want people to continue playing them for years down the road. Either way I doubt the existence of BC really affects publishers that much.
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