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David Cage On Self-Doubt And Admiring Team Ico

by Ben Hanson on Sep 24, 2013 at 07:02 AM

Whenever people talk about storytelling in games, the name David Cage isn't far away. As the director of Heavy Rain and the upcoming Beyond: Two Souls, Cage has spoken at length about the power of interactive stories and the need to advance the maturity of the medium.

We sat down with him recently to discuss his past work and what he sees as the milestone games of the industry that need more attention. If you want to learn more about David Cage's approach to games, click here to watch a conversation between David Cage, former Metal Gear Solid producer Ryan Payton, and the creator of Shenmue Yu Suzuki. To learn more about Beyond: Two Souls, click here to read Kim's thorough preview.

Watch the video below to hear David Cage talk about doubting his own experiments in game design and why he respects the work of Team Ico's creative director Fumito Ueda.