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DOOM Beta Limited to PC, PS4 and Xbox One
Apr 4, 2014 - in News
The DOOM beta will be limited to three platforms.
Pre-Order Wolfenstein: The New Order to Get into Doom Beta
Feb 20, 2014 - in News
No doubt the DOOM code will drive a lot of Wolfenstein: TNO sales.
Quake Live Launches as Standalone Client
Jan 11, 2014 - in News
Quake Live can now be played from the desktop.
John Carmack Talks Doom on 20th Anniversary
Dec 14, 2013 - in News
Happy birthday Doom.
John Carmack Just Left id Software to Focus on Oculus VR
Nov 22, 2013 - in News
John Carmack will focus entirely on Oculus VR.
Quake Live Returns to Roots as Non-Browser Game
Nov 12, 2013 - in News
Quake Live is ditching the browser.
Hollenshead Leaves id Software After 17 Years
Jun 27, 2013 - in News
Bethesda has confirmed that Todd Hollenshead has departed.
The Evil Within: Survival Horror Gaming on id Tech 5 Engine
Jun 17, 2013 - in News
The Evil Within will be one of the biggest games of 2014.
Rise of the Triad Reboot Specs; Original Shadow Warrior Free
Jun 1, 2013 - in News
Looking for some old school 3D Realms action? Here are the specs to the Rise of the Triad reboot, and a link to a free copy of Shadow Warrior Classic.
QuakeCon 2013 Pre-Registration Begins Next Week
Apr 10, 2013 - in News
It's almost time to reserve your BYOC seat at QuakeCon 2013!
Bethesda: Doom 4 Was Sent Back to Drawing Board
Apr 3, 2013 - in News
As of 2011, id Software scrapped three years of Doom 4 development to start all over from scratch.
Bethesda Dates QuakeCon 2013 August 1 to 4
Feb 26, 2013 - in News
The 18th annual QuakeCon convention will take place in Dallas, Texas this August.
John Carmack Gives PlayStation 4 a Thumbs Up
Feb 23, 2013 - in News
Carmack seems to like the PlayStation 4 so far...
id Releases Rage Mod Toolkit on Steam
Feb 13, 2013 - in News
RAGE can finally be modded... newbies to the modding scene beware.
This Is Why Oculus Rift Will Change Your Gaming World
Jan 18, 2013 - in News
A hands-on with the Oculus Rift headset last week during CES 2013.
John Carmack: Next-Gen Consoles Will Still Target 30fps
Dec 25, 2012 - in News
id Software's John Carmack still thinks next-generation console gaming will be limited to 30fps.
id Releases Doom 3 BFG Source Code, New Patch
Nov 28, 2012 - in News
PC game modders can now get their hands on the source code for Doom 3: BFG Edition.
Rage Mod Tools Coming Soon, Says Carmack
Oct 28, 2012 - in News
John Carmack hasn't forgotten about the Rage modders waiting patiently for their toolset.
Doom 3 BFG Edition Now Available in North America
Oct 16, 2012 - in News
Doom 3 BFG Edition is now available in North America for Games for Windows, the Xbox 360 and the PlayStation 3.
Doom 3 BFG Uses Rage Tech, Faster Gameplay Than Original
Sep 6, 2012 - in News
Doom 3 BFG Edition won't be just another re-release with bonus content.
QuakeCon 2012: Oculus Rift, Rise Of The Triad, BYOC Gaming, And More
Aug 9, 2012 - in Picture Story
Tom's Hardware attended this year's QuakeCon, listening in on industry panels, test driving Oculus' Rift virtual reality headset, learning more about the upcoming Rise of the Triad remake, and, of course, gaming. Read on for our experiences in Dallas, TX.
Oculus Rift Kickstarter Goal Surpassed Less Than 24 Hours
Aug 4, 2012 - in News
The Oculus Rift Kickstarter project has already received $1.1 million in pledges... and it's just getting started.
Carmack Confirms Doom 4, Apologizes for Rage PC
Aug 3, 2012 - in News
All resources have shifted over to Doom 4, says John Carmack.
Rise of the Triad is Making a Return Using Unreal Engine 3
Aug 2, 2012 - in News
Apogee Software is rebooting the Rise of the Triad franchise using Epic's Unreal Engine 3.
Might QuakeCon's Big Announcement be Quake 5?
Jul 23, 2012 - in News
If id Software plans to reveal Quake 5, it won't have anything to do with the Evolve PR tweet that sparked the game's current rumor.
More QuakeCon 2012 Details Revealed
Jul 18, 2012 - in News
Dishonored and Doom 3 BFG Edition will be the highlighted games this year.
Bethesda Releases QuakeCon 2012 Tournament Lineup
Jul 13, 2012 - in News
Want to compete for $30,000 in prizes at this year's QuakeCon? Here's the info you need.
Doom 3 BFG Edition Finally Dated, Priced
Jun 19, 2012 - in News
Doom 3 BFG Edition is slated to arrive in October for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC.
Remastered Doom 3 Bundle Coming With Enhanced Graphics
May 30, 2012 - in News
A re-mastered Doom 3 and Resurrection of Evil combo pack will be released this fall.
Wolfenstein 3D Turns 20, Play it For Free in Your Browser
May 9, 2012 - in News
Woldenstein 3D turns 20, and Bethesda is celebrating by releasing a free browser-based version.