Friday 12 March 2021
2pm - 5pm

Brenda & John Romero

Without the work of John and Brenda Romero there wouldn't be a gaming industry as we know it. An unmissable chance to hear directly from them and ask any questions you might have about all things gaming.


Brenda and John Romero are award-winning games industry legends who are game director and studio director on the Empire of Sin franchise.

John is a virtuoso game developer whose work as a programmer, designer and level designer spans over 130 games, 109 of which have been published commercially. Romero is the “father of first person shooters” having led the design and contributed to the programming and audio design of the iconic and genre-defining games DOOM, Quake, Heretic and Hexen.

Brenda is a BAFTA award-winning game director, entrepreneur, artist and Fulbright award recipient who 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.

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