Tag Archives: john carmack
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 | 15:45 GMT
QuakeCon 2013 will take place August 1 – 4, 2013, Bethesda has announced. It won’t cost you a thing to attend, and it will be located at the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas, Texas. For the 18th years in a row, the vent will host the North America’s largest Bring-Your-Own-Computer LAN party, and the firm will be showing off upcoming game titles to the public for the first time, while also providing a chance to go hands on. Hit up the official website for more information.
Sun, Feb 24, 2013 | 23:04 GMT
In a lengthy and involved blog post, legendary engineer John Carmack has gone into detail on the problems he and the Oculus Rift team face trying to achieve the virtual reality dream. The headset-tech requires a maximum latency of about 20 milliseconds to feel like genuine head movement, Carmack said, but current systems only achieve average response times of 100 milliseconds. Carmack’s discussion of how he’s tackling this issue is technical but fascinating. Valve’s Michael Abrash has shared similar thoughts in the past.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 09:37 GMT
Wed, Feb 06, 2013 | 21:53 GMT
Id Software technical guru John Carmack has said he doesn’t expect to provide Linux support for any future games.
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.
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”.
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.
Wed, Aug 15, 2012 | 23:59 BST
Deus Ex and Epic Mickey creator Warren Spector name-dropped id Software’s John Carmack and Epic Games’ Tim Sweeney in a call for developers to focus on something more than violence.
Sat, Aug 04, 2012 | 17:18 BST
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 | 22:02 BST
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.
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.
Wed, Jul 11, 2012 | 08:28 BST
Wed, Jun 20, 2012 | 00:23 BST
The next batch of consoles won’t bring a heck of a lot to the table, according to respected technical wizard and id Software luminary John Carmack.
Thu, Jun 14, 2012 | 15:13 BST
Ex-Sony man and creator of Twisted Metal and God of War says consoles have had their time and will be gone within 10 years, but he concedes that his track record for predicting industry trends isn’t the best.
Thu, Jun 07, 2012 | 01:04 BST
Despite growing competition from the likes cloud and PC gaming, Id co-founder John Carmack believes that dedicated consoles will still remain very much part of the industry.
Thu, Nov 17, 2011 | 16:18 GMT
Tue, Nov 01, 2011 | 03:28 GMT
The promised release of DOOM 3′s source code is looming on the horizon.
Sat, Oct 15, 2011 | 17:54 BST
Some PC gamers were pretty disappointed with some of the finer points of Rage’s graphical presentation when it launched earlier this month after early hype about its visual prowess. More »
Sat, Oct 08, 2011 | 19:43 BST
John Carmack has said the team at id has found the driver issues plaguing RAGE on PC frustrating.