FaceBreaker K.O. Party

WII / Fighting / Release: Nov 11, 2008 / ESRB: T

id Ramps Up Rage Marketing as QuakeCon Nears

By Chris Faylor, Jul 13, 2009 9:18am PDT

It's been a while since we've heard anything new regarding id's post-apocalyptic shooter Rage, but recent events and some new media (below) suggest...

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"Damn. In the lower right corner there's a counter thing mentionning 4 weeks to go.. Looks like ..."

- pillzer see all 93 comments

id's John Carmack Explains ZeniMax Acquisition, Discusses Future Plans

By Chris Faylor, Jun 25, 2009 9:39am PDT

Following the surprising news that Bethesda parent company ZeniMax had acquired legendary developer id, the studio has issued a lengthy statement...

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"haven't bothered reading much on this but if id had to be acquired by anyone, I am glad it's ..."

- NoCopy see all 160 comments

Industry Responds to id Software Acquisition; Co-founder Romero Labels Deal 'Disgusting'

By Nick Breckon, Jun 24, 2009 5:04pm PDT

Update: id co-founder John Romero has apologized for his admittedly "harsh" reaction, noting that he is actually "positive about the Zenimax deal."...

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"Update: id co-founder John Romero has apologized for his admittedly "harsh" reaction, nothing ..."

- razlebol see all 250 comments

id Cautious on Licensing of New Graphics Engine

By Nick Breckon, May 12, 2009 12:41pm PDT

As the completion of id Software's engine "id Tech 5" nears, the company is planning a conservative strategy in licensing the graphics technology...

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"So the 3 main contenders are: UE3, IDtech5, Source; so thats 3 good engines all with good tools. ..."

- ma701apm see all 118 comments

Rage Not Coming This Year, Says id

By Chris Faylor, Mar 09, 2009 8:25am PDT

id's post-apocalyptic not-quite-open-world shooter Rage definitely "won't be out this year," id CEO Todd Hollenshead revealed in the latest episode...

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"wow this is disappointing theve been flogging the screens around for at least 2 years? Im ..."

- irishbloke see all 163 comments

id: Rage Could Get Digital Distribution After All, Unveils Plot Details

By Blake Ellison, Oct 01, 2008 12:57pm PDT

id Software creative director Tim Willits isn't quite ready to write off digital distribution for its upcoming race-infused adventure shooter Rage...

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"It will be released on torrents even if it was 80-100GB. In Europe we have 20-120 mbit lines for ..."

- napalm.cz see all 56 comments

id's Tim Willits on Rage, Xbox 360 Disc Controversy: Microsoft 'Not Being Dickheads'

By Nick Breckon, Sep 17, 2008 1:09pm PDT

Yesterday, Rage lead designer and id Software employee Tim Willits quickly shot down a report claiming that that content had been cut from the upcoming shooter

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id: Rage Not Cut Because of Xbox 360 Limits

By Nick Breckon, Sep 16, 2008 8:40pm PDT

The limitations of the DVD medium and Xbox 360 hardware have not forced id to cut content from all versions of Rage (PC, PS3, 360), the studio has...

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"Question about something in this news post: "The limitations of the DVD medium and Xbox 360 ..."

- DinK see all 118 comments

id: Rage Content Cut due to Xbox 360 Size Limit (Updated, Denied)

By Nick Breckon, Sep 16, 2008 4:59pm PDT

Update: id's Tim Willits has informed Shacknews that the information contained within the 1UP article is inaccurate, with a more detailed...

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"not really much point in having a ps4 and xbox 720 then since they are both going to be limited ..."

- alalkoolj see all 114 comments

id: PC 'Worth Supporting' But 'More of A Junior Partner'

By Aaron Linde, Aug 11, 2008 10:42am PDT

Steadily decreasing PC software figures have prompted acclaimed Doom and Quake creator id Software to focus more on consoles than PCs for the...

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"Carmack hasn't been at the forefront of PC gaming since iD released Doom 3. One could also say ..."

- zehoo see all 203 comments

Kim Kardashian Stars in New FaceBreaker Screenshots and Trailer, Fights Peter Moore

By Chris Faylor, Aug 06, 2008 10:00am PDT

As players of the demo already know, EA Canada's due-in-September boxing effort FaceBreaker (PS3, 360, Wii) sports a character customization mode. To prove this, the company has provid

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"Aug 04, 2008 2:52pm CST tags: Electronic Arts [I am your champion of hope! Fight by my side for ..."

- lsc78 see all 24 comments

id Rising: Despite Underwhelming QuakeCon, Carmack and Company Are Poised for a Comeback

By Nick Breckon, Aug 05, 2008 9:32am PDT

Midway through the second hour, even most of the die-hard nerds started to leave.

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id Details Rage Gameplay

By Nick Breckon, Aug 01, 2008 2:49pm PDT

In an interview with Shacknews, id Software's John Carmack and Matt Hooper talked up new details on the company's upcoming shooter Rage (PC, 360,...

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"I still don't know what the hell this game is about. Is there some kind of storyline revealed or ..."

- mc-fine see all 76 comments

Rage Will Look Worse on 360 Due to Compression; Doom 4 and Rage Not Likely for Digital Distribution

By Nick Breckon and Chris Faylor, Aug 01, 2008 11:10am PDT

Update: In an interview with Shacknews, id's John Carmack reiterated that the Xbox 360 version of Rage will look worse than the PlayStation 3...

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"I find this a load of crap personally. We have to pay royalties on having more than 2 discs for ..."

- monchipeters see all 253 comments

Rage Screenshots Arrive

By Chris Faylor, Aug 01, 2008 8:15am PDT

Nearly a year after the title's unveiling, id Software today released the first official screenshots from its post-apocalyptic open-world shooter...

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"Don't get too hyped over the graphics because you know they will run like shit on current gen ..."

- retarded talking dinosaur see all 56 comments