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Game Twits: Romero’s Impending Transit Disasters, Purho Out of the Unicycle Closet

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And Game Twits returns with a selection of interesting/funny/distressing Twitter communiqués from the gaming industry, as per usual…. (More after the break.)


John Romero, co-founder of Gazillion, with an important safety announcement. Good to know someone’s taking the time to imagine the horrific transit accidents of tomorrow.

 

soren

Game designer/programmer Soren Johnson (Spore, Civ3/4) responds to Denis Dyack’s claim that game narrative may eventually supersede gameplay, which in turn spawned this huge discussion among the game design twitterati.

 

Major Nelson's tweet that shocked the world

Microsoft’s Major Nelson alerts all 48,498 followers (more than two Madison Square Gardens-worth!) to BREAKING NEWS about his airport Internet connection situation!

 

Petri Purho's wheeled shame

Indie game designer Petri Purho admits to not only a pro-unicycle stance, but also that he owns multiple unicycles.

 

 

Phil Fish loves Magic: The Gathering

After the release of Magic: The Gathering: Duels of the Planeswalkers, Fez creator Phil Fish realizes that he loves Magic: The Gathering, hates Magic: The Gathering lovers.

 

Jason Rohrer whips out a big Freud

Indie game designer and consultant Jason Rohrer forgets that sometimes, a joystick is just a joystick.

 

Bill Mudron has a mom dream again

Illustrator Bill Mudron has a nerd dream.

 

 


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