Carmack talks Pokemon with Kotaku

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Following his reception of the Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s Game Developers Conference, id Software’s own John Carmack gave a few minutes of on-camera talk time to Kotaku.

Stephen Totilo asked Carmack about iPhone development, and the interesting nature of winning a Lifetime Achievement award when you’re still hard at work. Head over to Kotaku to watch the full interview.

Reader Comments

  1. I like his philosophy on past, present, and future…(my interpretation):

    ‘Don’t waste time looking back at the past. The future is more interesting. And if you did something really great, the opportunity to reflect will present itself.’

    Now that is some serious manifestation harmony, I’m beginning to see why he has been so successful.

  2. [Now that is some serious manifestation harmony, I’m beginning to see why he has been so successful.

    Left by Schwabe on March 16th, 2010]

    Yes look up the word Alive in the dictionary and you’ll probably see a picture of John Carmack. A real inspiration of being true and enjoying life.