A thread on the
ROME.RO GameTalk Forums (thanks Mike Martinez and
discusses a recent print article on John Romero's storied career. At one point
the developer checks in and reveals he has co-founded a new studio:
hey, Daikatana's old, old news now. Like, over 5 years ago. And the fact that
everyone remembers that particular game instead of the dozens of other games
I've made just shows how negatively slanted the media is - negativity sells.
<evil>When news of my new game somehow gets out, i think everyone will be a bit
For the record, i'm co-founder of a new game company in the bay area and am much
better off in many ways than i was at Midway. Much happier now.