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Romero on Making an Old School FPS: "I Have Plans"

Famed designer John Romero tweets a response to the question about whether one of the creators of DOOM and QUAKE has "given up on making a good old school FPS." His answer is unequivocal: "Definitely not! I have plans..." He did, however, quickly debunk kneejerk speculation this might be Daikatana II. Thanks Janic.

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44. Re: Romero on Making an Old School FPS: Mar 12, 2012, 10:28 Prez
 
[VG]Reagle wrote on Mar 12, 2012, 03:13:
Prez wrote on Mar 12, 2012, 00:01:
I hear a lot about Romero's supposed genius, but frankly I think he is massively, MASSIVELY overrated. A one-hit wonder at best. I have plans of my own - to not care one whit if Romero ever does another thing in gaming.

He invented the first person shooter genius.

Whatever, smartass. Depending on who you listen to, a half-dozen other guys did too. Did Romero design Maze War in'73?
 
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Goodbye my Monte boy. May you rest in the peace you never knew in life.
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  1. Mar 11, 13:01 Re: Romero on Making an Old School FPS: "I Have Plans" Kajetan
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