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Mechner on why the 'evolution of games' is a misleading idea

Jordan Mechner's The Last Express is coming to iOS in a time that's seen something of a resurgence in popularity for earlier game forms -- particularly the adventure genre, in an environment of positive fundraising for the work of creators like Al Lowe, Jane Jensen and the Two Guys From Andromeda. But Mechner, also renowned for his Karateka (currently undergoing its own remake) and Prince of Persia, cautions against viewing games on such a fixed.
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