Article/interview: The 15th anniversary of World of Goo

My latest game-history retrospective at Game Developer tells the story of World of Goo, which turns 15 years old this year… or maybe 18 years old… or even further than that, if you account for the engineering puzzles and contraptions that its co-creator Kyle Gabler built out of real-world trash as a child, well before he began designing and making video games. The story also includes some really interesting perspective from the earliest period of WiiWare’s existence on the Nintendo Wii console.

Making World of Goo, an all-time indie darling (