Emotional Connections in Guild Wars 2
In a new blog post today, Ree Soesbee and Jeff Grubb talk about what it takes to make a game emotionally compelling.
Ree: I think one of the first things any game has to do is to encourage the player to connect with their avatar in the game. In order to get the player to invest in the game world and think of the NPCs as compelling characters, the player has to think their own character is interesting and worth spending time with.
You can read the whole article at the official ArenaNet Blog.