Posts Tagged ‘quake’


El33t’s Question of the Day: Is id Software still relevant in the gaming landscape?

El33t’s Question of the Day: Is id Software still relevant in the gaming landscape?
Community / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 30, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

There once was a time when Mesquite, Texas-based game developer id Software was a powerhouse of the videogame industry. A…


TIME’s list of 100 All-time Greatest Videogames released – do you agree?

TIME’s list of 100 All-time Greatest Videogames released – do you agree?
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 16, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

So, TIME has gone and published another top list of videogames, outlining what the staff think of as the 100…


Gigantic ‘QuakeCon Bundle’ of games on sale at Steam for $99

Gigantic ‘QuakeCon Bundle’ of games on sale at Steam for $99
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Aug 3, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

To celebrate this weekend’s QuakeCon 2012 event in Dallas, Texas, a massive sale on all of id Software and Bethesda…


Quakecon 2012 kicks off this week! Here’s the full schedule, but what will be announced?

Quakecon 2012 kicks off this week! Here’s the full schedule, but what will be announced?
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jul 30, 2012 / 0 comment(s)

This year’s celebration of all things id Software, Bethesda Softworks and, of course, Quake, has certainly snuck up on us…


Quick-fire book reviews by John Carmack: A peek into the great mind

Quick-fire book reviews by John Carmack: A peek into the great mind
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Nov 10, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

Anyone who knows a thing or two about legendary id Software graphics programmer and technical director John Carmack will be…


20 years of id Software graphics evolution in a single video

20 years of id Software graphics evolution in a single video
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Apr 18, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

While the original fellows behind id Software had all been making games for years before the company’s official formation in…


John Romero and Tom Hall together again, form social game studio ‘Loot Drop’

John Romero and Tom Hall together again, form social game studio ‘Loot Drop’
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Jan 21, 2011 / 0 comment(s)

When PC gamers of the 90’s think back there must surely be one name that’s synonymous with their digital leisure…


Insane QuakeCon Steam Sale gives you 27 games for $69.99!

Insane QuakeCon Steam Sale gives you 27 games for $69.99!
News / Written by Oliver Snyders / Aug 12, 2010 / 0 comment(s)

What kind of evil magic is this?! 27 games comprising titles from id Software and Bethesda Softworks’ back catalogue, all…