Send News. Want a reply? Read this. More in the FAQ.   News Forum - All Forums - Mobile - PDA - RSS Headlines  RSS Headlines   Twitter  Twitter
Customize
User Settings
Styles:
LAN Parties
Upcoming one-time events:
Greenbelt, MD 08/22

Regularly scheduled events

On Loot Drop

VentureBeat has a profile of Loot Drop, the new social gaming developer recently formed by John Romero and Tom Hall. They say the company now has 11 employees, including recent addition Brenda Brathwaite, and their goal is to launch four games this year, with their first game due "in the coming months." It sounds like after helping create a couple of the most successful shooters in history (DOOM, QUAKE), as well as one of the genre's more notorious flops (Daikatana), The Romero is committed to more casual gaming: "We have satisfied hardcore gamers for decades. Now itís time for the rest of the world. Our opportunity is to teach the rest of the world how to play games."

View
16. Re: On Loot Drop Mar 3, 2011, 15:29  Blue 
 
The Advocate wrote on Mar 3, 2011, 15:20:
Their logo makes me want to punch a puppy and kick a baby.

Also, which of the three did Brenda sleep with to get that job?

I'm torn over whether this should be dignified with an answer, but Brenda actually is currently in a relationship with John. I think it needs to be said that your comment seems unfair, as she has more than enough game development credibility to warrant working in any number of studios.
 
Avatar 2
 
Stephen "Blue" Heaslip
Blue's News Publisher, Editor-in-Chief, El Presidente for Life
Previous Post Next Post Reply Quote Edit Delete Report
 
    Date Subject Author
  1. Mar 3, 11:32 Re: On Loot Drop Verno
  13. Mar 3, 14:41  Re: On Loot Drop kylania
  14. Mar 3, 14:46   Re: On Loot Drop Carcifier
  15. Mar 3, 15:20    Re: On Loot Drop Burrito of Peace
>> 16. Mar 3, 15:29     Re: On Loot Drop  Blue 
  17. Mar 3, 15:33      Re: On Loot Drop Burrito of Peace
  18. Mar 3, 15:36      Re: On Loot Drop Cutter
  19. Mar 3, 15:43      Re: On Loot Drop Beamer
  20. Mar 3, 16:43      Re: On Loot Drop space captain
  23. Mar 3, 19:30       Re: On Loot Drop heroin
  25. Mar 4, 09:36       Re: On Loot Drop Burrito of Peace
  2. Mar 3, 11:34 Re: On Loot Drop RenownWolf
  3. Mar 3, 11:37 Re: On Loot Drop Yakubs
  5. Mar 3, 11:39  Re: On Loot Drop mch
  6. Mar 3, 11:40  Re: On Loot Drop nin
  7. Mar 3, 11:46   Re: On Loot Drop SpectralMeat
  4. Mar 3, 11:38 Re: On Loot Drop Creston
  8. Mar 3, 12:00 Re: On Loot Drop MajorD
  9. Mar 3, 12:23 Re: On Loot Drop Lit_Reflex001
  10. Mar 3, 12:25  Re: On Loot Drop Optional nickname
  12. Mar 3, 14:07   Re: On Loot Drop rist3903
  11. Mar 3, 12:48 Re: On Loot Drop Mead
  21. Mar 3, 18:06 Re: On Loot Drop Wraith
  22. Mar 3, 18:12  Re: On Loot Drop Beamer
  24. Mar 3, 21:48   Re: On Loot Drop Wowbagger_TIP


footer

Blue's News logo