Dangling the Carrot: the 'Loot Theory'

Gamers can be a finicky bunch, moving from title to title in search of novelty — what does it take to keep players motivated and hanging around? Loot, says an essay over at High Dynamic Range Lying — that's right, the collective 'we' are a bunch of donkeys chasing elusive, just-out-of-our-reach carrots around. I'll… » 9/13/08 5:30pm 9/13/08 5:30pm