Quote of the Day: Stretch goals

“For those of you who are unfamiliar, a ‘stretch goal’ is an improvement the developer will add to the game if you pay the ransom.”

~ I Hate MMORPGs

4 thoughts on “Quote of the Day: Stretch goals

  1. Wilhelm Arcturus August 18, 2014 / 3:41 pm

    Hah! What does that make Chris Roberts then?

  2. Wilhelm Arcturus August 18, 2014 / 3:42 pm

    (And I didn’t even go to the link to see what he was referring to, that was just the first thing that came to mind. Turned out to be on the button.)

  3. I Hate MMORPGs August 18, 2014 / 3:50 pm

    Whoever wrote this was probably pretty handsome…

  4. kiantremayne August 18, 2014 / 5:26 pm

    Stretch goal – a way of saying “I don’t really understand project management”. If you change the scope of a project in real life, very rarely can you keep both the timescales and the quality constant just by throwing money at it.

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