Panickd wrote on Jul 29, 2012, 18:14: And people still consider what John Romero thinks is important because....? He created some really cool games (with substantial help from other very talented people) eons ago, true, but he hasn't done anything relevant since then.
Romero has always struck me more as a 'right place right time' kind of guy than truly a talented developer. I don't have anything against him, but I think the laurels he's been resting on are firmly pressed at this point.
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