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QuakeCon tournaments up for $40,000 pool

By Steve Watts, Jul 01, 2014 7:34am PDT

Bethesda has detailed this year's QuakeCon tournaments, including one pro tourney and two open championships. The prize pool for all three events totals more than $40,000.

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Quake Live gets new standalone client

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 11, 2014 1:00pm PST

Web browser compatibility is now a thing of the past for Quake Live, as Bethesda has released a new standalone client for the free-to-play version of Quake 3.

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"paying means support and patches. without patches a multiplayer title is dead. yes the ..."

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id: New technology making it harder to create mod tools

By John Keefer, Aug 09, 2013 12:00pm PDT

While id software has always been a forerunner in advanced technology and engine development, it is that very technology that is making it harder for the studio to continue to purse the creation of mod tools and easily moddable games, id studio director Tim Willits said.

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"Quake 4 was definitely better than Doom 3, for what that's worth. Although that's probably the ..."

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Doom 4's 'identity crisis' cause for delay

By Steve Watts, Aug 06, 2013 10:00am PDT

Doom 4 now has the full focus of id Software, following the project restarting earlier this year.

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"What I don't want: - Weapon unlocks or any kind of XP grinding/leveling up - Iron sights - ..."

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Quake Live update kicks off premium trial week

By Alice O'Connor, May 01, 2012 8:15am PDT

A hefty Quake Live update has hit with new maps and modes for Premium subscribers. "That's all good and well for Richie Rich and Affluent Audrey," you may mutter into your bucket of potato soup, "but what about me?" Good news! Premium content is open to all this week.

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Bethesda re-releasing Quake 4 on Xbox 360

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2012 4:30pm PDT

Bethesda is re-releasing Quake 4 on Xbox 360, as part of its effort to put its mark on id Software titles following the studio acquisition.

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"I didn't like the on rails vehicle stuff. That's why I quit but I always meant to go back to ..."

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id CEO terms Quake Live an entertainment success

By Garnett Lee, Aug 09, 2011 6:00pm PDT

id CEO Todd Hollenshead says that Quake Live is a creative success, but the company needs to figure out how to make it a financial one as well.

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"A Hardcore gamer is a loose term. It can mean so many different things. I'd call them ..."

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QuakeCon old forums hacked; id retrospective panel announced

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 14, 2011 10:00am PDT

There's good QuakeCon news, and there's bad QuakeCon news. First, the bad: the old QCon forums have been hacked and passwords compromised. But the good: QuakeCon 2011 will gather venerated id veterans to tell stories in a '20 Years of id Software' panel.

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"Does this mean people who registered for quakecon 2011 or people who were on the forum?"

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