Tag Archives: id software
Fri, Feb 08, 2013 | 17:18 GMT
Bethesda has announced that the RAGE tool kit will be released through Steam today. We looked on the site, and it doesn’t seem to be there just yet, so check back later on. The tool kit contains the “same tools used to create RAGE and it’s DLC, The Scorchers and provides everything you need to get started with modding the first-ever idTech 5 title.” The download is over 35GB, and before you download it, you may wish to read the id documents posted on the Bethesda Blog which in part discuss what “technically sophisticated and adventurous” modders will need to know beforehand. The kit will be available through the Tools section of Steam.
Tue, Dec 18, 2012 | 15:11 GMT
Rage: The Scorchers DLC has landed on PC & Xbox 360, courtesy of developer id Software. PS3 players can get the content via PSN tomorrow.
Tue, Dec 18, 2012 | 09:06 GMT
id Software co-founder John Carmack has stated that many next-gen software developers will continue to pursue 30 FPS titles, despite the additional clout of improved hardware from platform holders.
Fri, Dec 14, 2012 | 16:40 GMT
RAGE will be the recipient of DLC next week on PSN with the long-rumored The Scorchers DLC. Sleeping Dogs players will also be privy to the Zodiac Tournament Pack. This is according to the latest PlayStation Blogcast over on the US PS Blog, which Joystiq listened in on. Details on the RAGE DLC weren’t noted, but Trophies outed point to Ultra Nightmare Difficulty and a new job. Sleeping Dogs DLC will contain a new island, more fight moves, and new duds.
Fri, Dec 07, 2012 | 14:54 GMT
QUAKE 2 is celebrating its 15th anniversary today, and to mark the occasion, is Software’s Tim Willits decided to share some fun facts regarding the game and its development.
Tue, Nov 27, 2012 | 08:25 GMT
Doom 3: BFG Edition’s source code has been released into the wild by id Software, giving gamers the chance to tinker around its innards like some unlicensed surgeon. The source code was released alongside a new PC update. Get the details below.
Tue, Nov 20, 2012 | 23:24 GMT
DOOM Classic Complete is headed to the PlayStation Network this week, according to the Bethesda Blog. It bundles together DOOM and extra episode Thy Flesh Consumed along with DOOM II with its No Rest for the Living and The Master Levels expansions, all for $14.99/£11.99/€14.99. The Collection was outed earlier this week by trophies and the PS Blog.
Tue, Nov 20, 2012 | 04:50 GMT
What is the DOOM Classic Collection? We don’t actually know, but it seems to be coming to the PlayStation network this week.
Sat, Nov 10, 2012 | 16:05 GMT
The original 2004 version of DOOM 3 is back on Steam due to popular demand, Bethesda has announced. It’s expansion, Resurrection of Evil, is also available, and both at a lower price point. This week you can pick up the DOOM 3 pack discounted at $12.99; DOOM 3 for $9.99; and Resurrection of Evil for $4.99. Those who own the BFG Edition of the game can also look forward to the release of GPL source code “in the near future.” Head over to Steam for more information.
Thu, Oct 25, 2012 | 01:25 BST
RAGE fans have been waiting for mod tools since the multi-platform shooter launched a year ago, but a tweet from id’s John Carmack suggests they’re still in the works. Carmack says the modding suite is due “real soon now” but has been delayed by work DOOM 3: BFG Edition; he also mysteriously referenced “poor decisions on this all year”.
Tue, Oct 23, 2012 | 15:21 BST
Doom 3: BFG Edition launched last week, and critical reaction was mixed to poor at best. VG247′s Dave Cook calls for a reality check.
Mon, Oct 22, 2012 | 14:01 BST
Doom 3: BFG Edition comes with a new ‘Lost Mission’ campaign that features seven levels of previously cut and new content. However, gamers have captured the campaign side-by-side with the standard Doom 3 campaign to show that much of the content has been recycled. Watch it below.
Sat, Oct 20, 2012 | 13:47 BST
Doom 3: BFG Edition is out today in the UK, and we’ve rounded up all the scores for id Software’s re-vamped shooter. Has time been kind to the game? Find out below.
Tue, Oct 16, 2012 | 15:42 BST
DOOM 3: BFG Edition is available now in North America and will release on Friday in the UK for PC, PS3, and Xbox 360. BFG Edition includes the original versions DOOM and DOOM 2, as well as the re-mastered versions of DOOM 3 and its Resurrection of Evil add-on pack. It even includes eight never-before-seen DOOM 3 levels in The Lost Mission. Later today, PS3 players will be able to download the game directly on PSN, and if you own DOOM 3 on Steam, between now and November 13 you can save $10 on your purchase.
Mon, Oct 15, 2012 | 11:37 BST
Doom 3: BFG Edition is out this week, and the full achievement list for id Software’s reorked shooter has spilled online. Check it out below, and beware spoilers.
Mon, Oct 01, 2012 | 10:09 BST
Doom 4 has appeared on Steam’s content database, as part of both test and community listings.
Mon, Sep 10, 2012 | 17:01 BST
Doom 3: BFG developer id Software has revealed that it would have loved to release the game on other formats – including PS Vita and Wii U – if time was on its side.
Thu, Sep 06, 2012 | 08:00 BST
Doom 3: BFG Edition developer Tim Willits has explained to VG247 why the new version of its 2004 shooter is more than just an HD re-pack. The developer has also made the distinction between his game and HD compilations.
Mon, Aug 13, 2012 | 01:24 BST
The Jace Hall Show reports that Paul Steed has died, although details of his passing are unavailable at this time. The veteran designer is best known for his work on the Wing Commander and Quake franchises, but he also held high-ranking roles at Atari and Microsoft, and in recent years headed up UTV Ignition’s shuttered Texas studio before founding a new company called Exigent. His list of credits is impressive; it seems we’ve lost something of a hero. Steed is survived by a wife and children; our best wishes for his friends and family.
Mon, Aug 06, 2012 | 16:06 BST