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How Quake went from a medieval adventure to one of the most frenetic shooters of all time

By David Craddock, Jun 24, 2016 3:45pm PDT

Quake ascended to Doom's throne as THE preeminent fast-paced shooter, but it wasn't always meant to pick up where 'Doomguy' left off.

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"Been liking your stuff, not just here on Shack, but your published work as well. Hope you can ..."

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BLACKROOM Kickstarter canceled to get a demo ready

By John Keefer, Apr 29, 2016 8:00am PDT

Less than a week after launch, the old-school FPS from John Romero and Adrian Carmack is put on hold.

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"I guarantee they anticipated breaking a million within 24 hours and were butthurt when that ..."

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John Romero releases his second new Doom level in 23 years

By David Craddock, Apr 26, 2016 2:20pm PDT

Romero dubs new level a 'warm-up' for Blackroom

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"Why did this article get an ugh?? I am going to get to the bottom of this. "

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Romero on BLACKROOM: It's time for the old-school FPS to emerge again

By John Keefer, Apr 25, 2016 8:00am PDT

John Romero opens up on his new project with Adrian Carmack, one that will be a "labor of love" for them

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"I think Toxikk is a bit more Unreal Tournament than it is Quake or Tribes...so if someone didn't ..."

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BLACKROOM is the new PC FPS from Romero and Carmack and it looks familiar

By John Keefer, Apr 25, 2016 8:00am PDT

This old-school shooter is in the vein of Dark Forces, Duke Nukem and of course, DOOM, and it's a Kickstarter.

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"Kickstarter page didn't say if they have other funding or not. $700k doesn't seem like enough ..."

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Will John Romero be working with Adrian Carmack again? Possibly

By John Keefer, Apr 20, 2016 2:49pm PDT

A new video hints at the likelihood that the two will be teaming up on Romero's new PC project.

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"Lets gets a no frills FPS game with levels designed by legends.. but please no AAAAA budgets ..."

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What is HOXAR Inc.? Apparently, John Romero knows

By John Keefer, Apr 15, 2016 2:50pm PDT

A source tells us Romero Games is building a new game revolving around this company.

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"I'm not judging him on the last thing he did. I'm judging on his succession of things after his ..."

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Romero hints at MMO-style shooter as next game

By John Keefer, Apr 06, 2012 4:15pm PDT

John Romero knows the hazards of hyping things too much. So when he does mention a new project, don't expect too much info.

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"People are simplistic and cynical because it's the easiest way to go through life. I had my ..."

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Ghost Recon: Commander coming to Facebook

By Steve Watts, Apr 04, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier is getting a Facebook tie-in game called Ghost Recon: Commander, coming from John Romero and Brenda Brathwaite's company, Loot Drop.

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Romero hints at old-school FPS plans

By Steve Watts, Mar 13, 2012 10:30am PDT

John Romero has hinted at plans for an "old-school" FPS, but denied a cheeky suggestion that it's Daikatana 2.

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"The difference is John Carmack writes the most efficient 3D engines of all time. John Romero ..."

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John Romero on Daikatana "Bitch" Advertisement

By Brian Leahy, May 19, 2010 6:00pm PDT

In an interview with Gamesauce magazine (via IndustryGamers), legendary developer John Romero laments over the famed Daikatana advertisement in...

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"See, what you did right there is say it better and more briefly than I could. I was also ..."

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Romero vs. Wilson: Romero Simmers Down, Sort Of

By Chris Remo, Jan 21, 2008 11:41am PST

In the explosive, acidic war of words between notorious game designer John Romero and former business partner and current Gamecock head Mike...

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"I was wondering where soap operas were getting their material with the writers' strike in full ..."

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Romero vs. Gamecock's Wilson: Holy Shit

By Chris Remo, Jan 18, 2008 9:12pm PST

(Update: Check out part two of this story, Romero's call for peace.) An old feud between notorious former id Software designer John Romero and...

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"It was pretty damn shitty but I've honestly played much worse games. Some that have reviewed ..."

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David Jaffe Wants a Single Console Future

By Aaron Linde, Jan 11, 2008 9:16am PST

Outspoken God of War and Twisted Metal creator David Jaffe (pictured left) is the latest industry figure to show support of a single console model...

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"I find it much more likely that PC's will get affordable and small enough to basically replace ..."

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American McGee Presents American McGee's Grimm Interview

By Chris Faylor, Jun 11, 2007 10:00pm PDT

The good-humored game designer talks on number of subjects, including the appeal of twisted fairy tales, episodic gaming, the Wii, and Sid Meier.

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"Honestly If the games he made didnt have the style he brings, they would be forgotten in a ..."

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