PC, XBOX / Action / Release: Aug 3, 2004 / ESRB: M

id Tattoo Contest

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 19, 2004 8:24am PDT

id CEO Todd Hollenshead updated his .plan file mentioning an unofficial id Software tattoo contest. Todd is looking for people with the best id...


"Well? Any of you have id software/quake/doom tats? Let's see'm."

- voique see all 81 comments

DOOM 3 [CC] Release

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 16, 2004 9:25am PDT

The promised 'stopgap' release of the DOOM 3 [CC] mod is now available. With this mod, all audio logs become available as emails on your PDA to...


"and to help out those that dont want to sit and listen to the awesome logs and just get the ..."

- radula see all 8 comments

DOOM 3 SDK Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 15, 2004 5:32pm PDT

Through the id.sdk website, the long awaited DOOM 3 mod SDK is finally available. Thanks eskimo spy.


"Bring me a System Shock 1 total conversion and I will be eternally grateful. Can't get the ..."

- willy359 see all 41 comments


By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 10, 2004 11:54am PDT

Even though the DOOM 3 SDK is still missing in action, the DOOM3[CC] guys are gearing up to release the first version of their mod which will offer...


"I wasn't even aware that this wasn't a built-in option. The fact that it's not is kind of ..."

- freak! see all 29 comments

DOOM 3 Linux Binaries, Demo

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 04, 2004 2:46pm PDT

id Software has released Linux client & server binaries for DOOM 3, allowing Penguin powered computers to run the game. A Linux version of the demo...


"This is pathetic, Id can't even host their own patches and binaries anymore? They promise linux ..."

- Cpt. Baseballbat see all 15 comments

Possible DOOM 3 1.1 Server Bug

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 30, 2004 2:34pm PDT

Planet DOOM has a story up about a possible bug in the DOOM 3 1.1 patch installer, as it doesn't seem to overwrite the Doom3ded.exe included with...


"Yeah, I installed this and the dust blowing outside turned into nothing i can't see through ..."

- kaboomite see all 5 comments

DOOM 3 1.1 Patch Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 28, 2004 3:51pm PDT

Activision sends along a new DOOM 3 patch, which is no longer beta and now updates the game to version 1.1. The change list is pretty much...


"If you had the same trouble I did with not being able to use the patch because you did a manual ..."

- cixelsydresol see all 125 comments

DOOM 3 Demo Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 19, 2004 7:24am PDT

This Sunday morning unexpectedly brings us the long awaited DOOM 3 demo. The 461mb download includes the three level Mars City mission from id...


"Where is the volumetric fog/steam? You know, the one that swirls when a rocket goes throught it. ..."

- sikboy see all 239 comments

DOOM 3 Movie Update

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 10, 2004 7:11am PDT

According to this Variety story throug Yahoo News, the original director of the upcoming DOOM movie has left the project "due to personal reasons"....


"I consider this good news. With Anthony Anderson and Tom Arnold just riffing at the end, how ..."

- anonimo see all 88 comments


By Steve Gibson, Sep 07, 2004 7:25pm PDT

id Software has decided that they want to do a beta run of the DOOM3 patch before sending it out into wide release. Given that Shackers are oh so...


"Just when I was getting great FPS after some config tweaking, Id takes away EVERY useful tweak ..."

- kosmicone see all 216 comments

DOOM 3 Music Interview

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 07, 2004 6:54am PDT

XGR Radio has posted an audio interview with Chris Vrenna aka Tweaker, as he talks about his work as a sound designer on DOOM 3. BitTorrent is...


"Not that it matter but why is the file you download a 22MB .hqx and unzipped it's a 16MB mp3?"

- shack_konto see all 6 comments

DOOM Movie Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 27, 2004 7:59pm PDT

GameDaily conducted a DOOM movie Q&A with Todd Hollenshead which you can read about here. The id Software CEO is asked about the current status of...


"is it just me or are movie slash game tie-ins getting more and more and more popular i have ..."

- myredself see all 47 comments

DOOM3 Tweak Guide

By Steve Gibson, Aug 17, 2004 8:51am PDT

NVNews is offering up a DOOM3 tweak guide for those of you trying to squeeze a little more performance out of DOOM3. A bunch of console commands...


"P4 2.4/Radeon 9800 pro I run the SP game very happily at 1024x768, high quality. I run DM ..."

- ornee see all 16 comments

6800GT + DOOM3 Deal

By Steve Gibson, Aug 16, 2004 12:22pm PDT

A couple of retailers are offering DOOM3 bundled with videocards. NVidia's website mentions the CompUSA deal and I believe BestBuy is offering...


"I saw that deal at CompUSA! I checked online it said they had em in-stock. I go to the store and ..."

- Simulacrum see all 44 comments

DOOM3 HW Guide @ Tech-Report

By Steve Gibson, Aug 16, 2004 8:32am PDT

Tech-Report has put together their hardware guide for DOOM3 that you should take a look at if you're still speccing out your system for DOOM3 fun.


"No 9800 cards? I was under the impression that the 9800's were the best bang for the buck these ..."

- stonedonkey see all 6 comments