Join us as we celebrate 30 years of one of the most influential video games ever made in the first person shooter Doom. Leading the celebrations will be an in-conversation event with one of the game's creators, John Romero, who will be interviewed by partner, CEO and co-founder of Romero Games, Brenda Romero.
This event will be chaired by Kevin Beimers, creative director at Belfast's Italic Pig.
John Romero is an award-winning game designer, level designer and programmer whose work spans over 130 games, 107 of which have been published commercially, including the iconic works Wolfenstein 3D, DOOM and Quake. Romero has worked in the mobile, hardcore, mid-core, casual and MMO space.
Brenda Romero is a BAFTA award-winning game director, entrepreneur, artist and Fulbright award recipient and is presently game director and creator of the Empire of Sin franchise. As a game director, she has worked on 50 games and contributed to many seminal titles, including the Wizardry and Jagged Alliance series and titles in the Ghost Recon, Dungeons & Dragons and Def Jam franchises.