An anonymous reader writes: Cheat Happens explores the recent trend of "over-patching" video games including quotes from game developers and insiders. Discover why games today require as many as 20 patches where games of previous years only required a small handful, if any. Link to Original Source
Thus spake the master programmer:
"When a program is being tested, it is too late to make design changes."
-- Geoffrey James, "The Tao of Programming"