I love games. I love making them, developing them, playing them, producing them, selling them… I love everything about them. I also honestly believe that games are valuable to the world—playing games makes kids smarter and brings people together.
It’s extremely dangerous to test with people who want you to succeed or who like you or who are just too nice. […] Playtesters should be trying not only to see if your game is fun but also to break it wide open.