Tag Archives: id software
Sat, Aug 04, 2012 | 17:38 BST
Steam’s QuakeCon sale is going on this weekend, and yesterday’s deal, 50% off of RAGE, will be replaced by something else soon. Best go pick it up for $9.99 while you can.
Sat, Aug 04, 2012 | 17:18 BST
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 | 22:02 BST
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 | 00:53 BST
Five maps are headed to the free-to-play Quake Live in a new content update, out today.
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 | 00:36 BST
During Quake con, which runs until August 5 on US time, you can grab any of of id Mobile’s games for 99 cents from the App Store. The full catalogue is: RAGE, RAGE HD, DOOM Classic, DOOM Resurrection, DOOM II RPG and Wolfenstein 3D Classic Platinum. These may be the last mobile games you see from id in some time; the mobile team has been absorbed by DOOM 4′s development.
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 | 00:25 BST
John Carmack’s annual Quakecon keynote apologised for the past but had an eye on the future, with a few snippets of DOOM 4 info.
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 | 11:03 BST
During QuakeCon 2012, id Software provided a look at the Lost Mission from DOOM 3 BFG Edition, which is comprised of “eight never-before-seen levels.” DOOM 3 BFG Edition hits the US October 16 and Europe October 19. It containes re-mastered versions of both DOOM 3, the Resurrection of Evil add-on pack and the aforementioned Lost Mission. It also contains the original DOOM and DOOM II. It will run you $29.99 on PC and $39.99 on PS3 and Xbox 360. Watch the video below.
Thu, Aug 02, 2012 | 19:41 BST
Wed, Aug 01, 2012 | 20:50 BST
Oculus-Rift a new virtual reality headset backed by id Software’s John Carmack aunched a Kickstarter page this morning, and it’s already surpassed its $250,000 goal with 1,402 backers pledging $346,703.
Wed, Jul 25, 2012 | 23:43 BST
Here’s one final nugget from Superannuation’s regular column of industry archaeology: Doom, Quake, Wolfenstein and Rage developer id Software is recruiting staff to work on “future generation consoles”. It’s not clear what the Bethesda-owned developer is up to at the moment, although we’re waiting on a Doom 4 announce. Hiring for next-generation platforms is definitely in fashion at the moment; Infinity Ward and Microsoft are both at it again this week.
Tue, Jul 24, 2012 | 19:43 BST
Wed, Jul 18, 2012 | 15:28 BST
Bethesda has announced some of the panels for QuakeCon 2012, as well as the news that Dishonored will be playable at the event.
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 | 16:06 BST
Bethesda has announced the tournament line-up for QuakeCon 2012.
Fri, Jun 22, 2012 | 14:20 BST
Eric Webb, producer on DOOM 3: BFG Edition at id Software, has told the PS Blog the team went through “a few different iterations,” of the game in order to make sure the 3D felt right in it, and while doing so, the team also pushed aside it’s inclination to make “big sweeping changes,” in order to keep the core experience there along side the additions.
Tue, Jun 19, 2012 | 17:02 BST
Bethesda has announced DOOM 3 BFG Edition will arrive in North America on October 16 and throughout Europe on October 19. The title features the re-mastered versions of both DOOM 3, the Resurrection of Evil add-on pack, and seven new levels of content entitled The Lost Mission. It also contains the original DOOM and DOOM II. It will run you $29.99 on PC and $39.99 on PS3 and Xbox 360.
Tue, Jun 19, 2012 | 04:50 BST
As spotted by Siliconera, PEGI recently rated something from Bethesda called Rqge: The Scorchers, for PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The Scorchers were a sixth bandit clan cut from Rage during development, so it seems quite likely we’re looking at an expansion or DLC pack for the 2011 id Software shooter.
Fri, Jun 08, 2012 | 11:12 BST
Wed, Jun 06, 2012 | 00:13 BST
Some things just never get old, like the minions of hell, which accompany you in your eternal suffering. Happily, you’re also accompanied by weapons. Hello, DOOM 3 BFG.
Wed, May 30, 2012 | 18:53 BST
Bethesda’s announced a BFG Edition of DOOM 3, coming to Xbox 360, PC and PS3 this autumn.
Wed, May 09, 2012 | 18:41 BST
Bethesda’s announced the original Wolfenstein 3D is now free-to-play as a browser game as part of the game’s 20th anniversary celebration. Grab it here. The Platinum Edition of 3D for iOS is also being offered for free for a limited time here, and the game is 75% off on Steam. You could also just go nuts and buy the Wolf Pack on Steam for $3.75 which includes Wolfenstein 3D, Spear of Destiny, and Return to Castle Wolfenstein, or the rather awesome Super id Software Pack which includes 20 id games for $49.99. Decisions, decisions.