Posts Tagged ‘idsoftware’


E3 2014: id Software releases hellish DOOM teaser trailer

E3 2014: id Software releases hellish DOOM teaser trailer
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jun 10, 2014 / 9 comment(s)

id Software and Bethesda Softworks have today sent out a brief but enticing teaser trailer for DOOM, the next first-person…


It Lives: Get DOOM beta access by pre-ordering Wolfenstein: The New Order

It Lives: Get DOOM beta access by pre-ordering Wolfenstein: The New Order
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 20, 2014 / 5 comment(s)

With the announcement of a concrete release date for Bethesda Softworks’ Wolfenstein: The New Order, the publisher has revealed that…


Why did John Carmack leave id Software for Oculus? The future of VR is more important

Why did John Carmack leave id Software for Oculus? The future of VR is more important
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Feb 5, 2014 / 3 comment(s)

For industry watchers, John Carmack’s exit from id Software may not have come as too much of a surprise considering…


Do you play Quake LIVE? It’s now available as a standalone client for free

Do you play Quake LIVE? It’s now available as a standalone client for free
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 13, 2014 / 1 comment(s)

Previously only available as a browser-based free-to-play game, the excellent Quake LIVE has now been repackaged and re-released as a…


End of an Era: John Carmack leaves id Software to join Oculus VR full-time

End of an Era: John Carmack leaves id Software to join Oculus VR full-time
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 25, 2013 / 2 comment(s)

After almost 23 years at the company that he and other legendary…


John Carmack joins Oculus as full-time CTO, but ‘retains ties’ to id Software [Update]

John Carmack joins Oculus as full-time CTO, but ‘retains ties’ to id Software [Update]
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Aug 7, 2013 / 2 comment(s)

Oculus, the company behind the virtual reality Oculus Rift headset…


The sting of Wolfenstein: The New Order’s delay sharpened by latest screenshots

The sting of Wolfenstein: The New Order’s delay sharpened by latest screenshots
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Aug 5, 2013 / 2 comment(s)

The bitter news of Wolfenstein: The New Order’s delay past its originally intended 2013 release date into the far-flung future…


Now what is Bethesda Softworks teasing? Strange sci-fi image appears [Update]

Now what is Bethesda Softworks teasing? Strange sci-fi image appears [Update]
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / May 6, 2013 / 9 comment(s)

[Update] Looks like the rumours were right – Bethesda has formally announced Wolfenstein: The New Order with a debut trailer!…


Return to RAGE with ‘The Scorchers’ DLC, out now for Xbox 360 and PC

Return to RAGE with ‘The Scorchers’ DLC, out now for Xbox 360 and PC
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Dec 18, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

id Software and Bethesda may have released RAGE in October last year, but the pair’s post-apocalyptic first-person shooter has today…


El33tonline News Wrap – 30/11/12 Edition

El33tonline News Wrap – 30/11/12 Edition
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 30, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

It was another busy day here at El33tonline with competition winners to announce, exciting screenshots and trailers to pore over…