“It’s no exaggeration to say that John Carmack and id Software have had a monumental influence on all modern 3D games, but especially the first-person shooter genre."Dude is an absolute legend. Other winners of the award include Shigeru Miyamoto and Will Wright. Carmack will officially receive his award on March 11th at GDC.
“John is one of the key figures in the history of video games, and we’re delighted to be giving him the Lifetime Achievement award this year.”
Tuesday, 23 February 2010
id Software's John Carmack has scooped this year’s Game Developers Choice Awards Lifetime Achievement Award. GDC boss Meggan Scavio commented: