I'm glad it isn't just a good ol' Blizzard 'announcement of an annoucement', that there is actually other stuff going on as well.
John Romero because he could make anyone his bitch, Gabe Newell to provide the best polish on anything, and could convince anyone that something is soon, and finally Notch for that immediate creative and programming talent.
"Bad Guys" win? Are you kidding? Scipio Africanus is arguably one of the few true "good guys" Rome ever had. He was a general who was a tactical genius, handed Hannibal one of hew few victories and was known for his moral decency as a conqueror for Rome.
I think you just volunteered to write any history related posts.