Monday, January 21, 2008

end of the boxed retail channel for PC games may be near

Q&A: WildTangent's St. John Talks PC Distribution's Future In 1995, WildTangent CEO -- and vocal Vista detractor Alex St. John declared that DOS was dead and games for Windows would be in -- and he was jeered.

Now, St. John says the end of the boxed retail channel for PC games may be near, with huge file sizes as the last frontier, and talks to Gamasutra about where his company WildTangent's PC content management system aims to fit in, and how he hopes to help developers become more independent.


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