John Romero

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Sneaky Bears is one of six titles from WarDucks

Irish augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR) game development studio WarDucks, has raised €3.3 million in funding and hired a number of well-known indu(...)

More than 3,000 people are set to attend the new Dublin Games Festival at the RDS. Photograph: Batlomiej Jarosik

Dublin is gearing up for an influx of gamers with the first Dublin Games Festival (DGF) set to get under way next week. More than 3,000 people are se(...)

Rhianna Pratchett: “When I was a kid I thought fighting robots from the future or killing aliens was just what women did.”

While most children might dream of becoming doctors, lawyers or even fighter pilots, Rhianna Pratchett’s ambitions were always somewhat grander in sca(...)

Conductor and composer Eimear Noone is among the speakers at Inspirefest. Photograph: Carlos Gauna.

Monday Indicators: Irish manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI) (Jun); euro-zone manufacturing PMI (Jun), unemployment (May); UK manufacturi(...)

Brenda Romero: “A factor in Silicon valley is that we have is rightful paranoia,” Brenda says. “If you show your game idea, your game idea could get stolen . . . that has happened to John twice in Silicon Valley.”

John Romero looks like a combination of biker and roadie in a metal band. He has long hair, a black T-shirt and jeans with patches on them. His wife B(...)

Adrian Carmack (left) with John Romero at the five star Heritage Golf & Spa resort in Killenard, Co Laois.

Adrian Carmack, a co-founder of the firm that created ground-breaking game franchises Doom and Quake, is the new owner of the five-star Heritage Go(...)