reports that Will Wright will get into the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences (AIAS) its hall of fame 28 February. This will be done at the 5th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards in Las Vegas.
" "Will Wright is a visionary in the truest sense of the word, and the natural choice for this year's award," said Academy president Paul Provenzano. "In creating gaming experiences that are constructive, socially responsible, truly original, and totally entertaining, the wide appeal of Wright's games have introduced people of all ages to the interactive art form, redefining the popular perception of the audience for games." "
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Written at 20:42 on Wednesday, 9 January 2002 by ChEeTaH