13 Total Quotes

John Romero Quotes

In marketing I've seen only one strategy that can't miss - and that is to market to your best customers first, your best prospects second and the rest of the world last.
John Romero
#American Inventor #Marketing

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.
John Romero
#Company

I completely love playing and designing games and always will. I am so into games that I listen to game music all day. That may sound strange, but you can guarantee I'm a hardcore gamer and would never let you down by designing a crappy title.
John Romero
#American Inventor

I think DOOM had just the right mix of elements that keep people coming back to it: great monsters, excellent weapons with great balance, a spooky environment and extreme speed.
John Romero
#American Inventor

I live way out in the country, in truck-country.
John Romero
#American Inventor

I started creating games in 1979 and got my first real programming job at Origin Systems in 1987. I am completely self-taught, no school.
John Romero
#American Inventor

I'm a hardcore gamer and would never let you down by designing a crappy title.
John Romero
#American Inventor

I'm creating the kind of games that I like right now. I'm not being held back by technology.
John Romero
#American Inventor

It is very important to lead the field and innovate in game design.
John Romero
#American Inventor

The game-playing market today is pretty sizable.
John Romero
#American Inventor

There are too many games being developed by people that have no business creating games.
John Romero
#American Inventor

We are at the point where game designers have become celebrities due to the size of the market they serve.
John Romero
#American Inventor