Sid Meier is weer volop in het nieuws door de release van Civilization III en de komende Sim Golf. Onze Amerikaanse vrienden van Gamers.com gingen op bezoek bij ome Sid en stelde hem 5 vragen. Zo kom je te weten hoe Sid in de game business terecht kwam, wat zijn 3 favoriete spellen zijn, wanneer hij wist dat Civilization "het" had en waarom er voor turn-based of real-time wordt gekozen.Gamers: What are your three favorite games of all time?

Sid: Starcraft, Age Of Empires, and Sim City

Gamers:What's been the single-most important influence on your career as game designer?

Sid: The gaming fans have been and continue to be my biggest influence. The messages I receive from people who play my games, whether in the form of support, encouragement, criticisms, or suggestions, influence my game-making the most. And I really appreciate all of it.

De antwoorden op de overige 3 vragen lees je hier.