Will Wright brought millions of kids and families into social gaming with Sim City and The Sims. Spore will carry on that legacy for many years to come.
It's a game that can only get bigger, literally, because the more players there are, the more planets and creatures that exist.
A DS version will also allow you to construct on the move before sending stuff into the main game.
That kind of connectivity, alongside this amazing voyage of discovery, has created an epic adventure that's going to blast desktop-based gaming firmly into the future!