Piotr Bajda

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How Crash Team Racing Challenged Mario Kart and Made Naughty Dog What It Is Today

We look back on the kart racing hit with Naughty Dog's co-founders and Crash Team Racing's lead artist.

"It Scared the Shit Out of Me:" Remembering Dead Space With One of its Key Creators

For Dead Space's 10th anniversary, we look back on the early games of the series with one of its key creators, Wright Bagwell.

How Two Developers Used Games to Wrestle With the Dark History of Taiwan and Iran

Two nations and the two games that tell the stories of their troubled past.

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How Crash Team Racing Challenged Mario Kart and Made Naughty Dog What It Is Today

We look back on the kart racing hit with Naughty Dog's co-founders and Crash Team Racing's lead artist.

"It Scared the Shit Out of Me:" Remembering Dead Space With One of its Key Creators

For Dead Space's 10th anniversary, we look back on the early games of the series with one of its key creators, Wright Bagwell.

How Two Developers Used Games to Wrestle With the Dark History of Taiwan and Iran

Two nations and the two games that tell the stories of their troubled past.

The Birth of Assassin's Creed, Sands of Time, and Legal Battles: Patrice Désilets Remembers a Decade With Ubisoft

"Once you receive [a mandate to redefine a genre], you can’t do a normal game again."

The Rise and Fall of EA Sports Big, as Told by the Creator of SSX

After the success of SSX, other likeminded extreme sports games like Cranked failed to come to fruition.