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July 18, 2014

Doom 4 is just called Doom, runs on id Tech 6

QuakeCon is an event that’s happening right now over in Dallas, and a place where the fourth Doom game was just shown. Don’t ever call it Doom 4, it’s just Doom now. Yes, I know…

June 10, 2014

New DOOM gets a teaser trailer, reveal at QuakeCon

Bethesda would like to you know that Doom … sorry, DOOM … still exists. Today, the company has released a CG teaser trailer (below) and word that a full reveal of the game will be…

August 7, 2013

Seeing the future: John Carmack joins Oculus Rift team

Gasp and shock! John Carmack, id Software’s famed tech man, has joined the Oculus team as their new Chief Technology Officer. Before we get into the nitty-gritty of what everyone’s saying about this, I should…

June 27, 2013

Heading off: Todd Hollenshead leaves id Software

id Software president Todd Hollenshead has left the company. Hollenshead worked at id as CEO from 1996 to 2009, when Zenimax’s acquisition of the company led to his title changing to president. As such, he’s…

October 16, 2012

Hell returns with Doom 3: BFG Edition [Video]

The extended re-jig of Doom 3, subtitled the BFG Edition, will be released by Bethesda on 19 October for PC, Xbox 360 and PS3. It adds the much-requested mounted flashlight feature, as well as squeezing…

August 12, 2012

Paul Steed Passes Away

Paul Steed Passes Away

Videogame artist Paul Steed has sadly passed away today. If you followed Wing Commander, Privateer, Bioforge, or id’s early Quake series, then you will be familiar with Paul Steed as an artist. Many of you…

August 3, 2012

Doom 3 BFG edition video shows The Lost Mission

Doom 3 BFG edition video shows The Lost Mission

The Doom 3 BFG Edition is a nice compilation pack of Doom, Doom 2, Doom 3, Doom 3: Ressurection Evil and eight all-new levels called the “Lost Mission”.  The Doom 3 content has also been…