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CoH/ CoV: GameSpot chats with Matthew Miller

Posted Wed, Aug 30, 2006 by LadySirse

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GameSpot has posted an interview with Mathew Miller, Cryptic's Lead Designer. Find out what they were able to learn about the upcoming expansion and more!

GS: How crucial is it to bring in new customers to the games? Is it a viable business model to focus primarily on the existing core user base, or should online games of these sort constantly be performing outreach for new users?

MM: I think that new customers never hurt a game, and we are constantly doing free trials and the like to do just that. Converting a new customer to a loyal one is the real magic. I love it when players find a "home" in Paragon City or the Rogue Isles, make new friends, join a supergroup, and make a ton of alternate characters.

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