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Masters of Doom

How Two Guys Created an Empire and Transformed Pop Culture

David Kushner

Masters of Doom is the amazing true story of the Lennon and McCartney of video games: John Carmack and John Romero. Together, they ruled big business. They transformed popular culture. And they provoked a national controversy. More than anything, they lived a unique and rollicking American Dream, escaping the broken homes of their youth to produce ...
Publish Date
2004
May 11
First Published in 2003
Goodreads rating
4.27
ISBN
9780812972153
Recommendations
4
Recommendations
Oct 08, 2019
@dannyodwyer I cant wait to see this. The book is fascinating, and I remember watching with bulging fan-boy eyes during those halcyon days!      source
Made my co-founder and me think, 'Well, if these guys could do it, why can’t we?'      source
There's a closely-related genre of great books (like Masters of Doom and Show-Stopper) that cover important projects in the industry's history.      source
Aug 23, 2020
I strongly recommend all of these books, actually      source