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QuakeCon Wrap-Up

By Robert Workman, Jul 21, 2014 7:15am PDT

Plenty of fun in Texas

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"I'm so sorry I couldn't make it. My schedule was packed. Will definitely plan for next year. :)"

- TheDCD see all 3 comments

A history of video game funding

By Steven Wong, May 30, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Last week, Harmonix completed a Kickstarter campaign to develop a remake of the classic music and rhythm game, Amplitude for modern systems. There were close-calls, and for a while it seemed like the project wouldn't make its $775,000 goal. But a last minute push brought the...

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"Stories about the Tiberian Sun FMV stuff was fascinating to read. Friggin James Earl Jones as a ..."

- MercFox1 see all 7 comments

Notch proposes Quake match to settle Scrolls dispute with Zenimax

By Steve Watts, Aug 17, 2011 12:00pm PDT

Markus "Notch" Persson has challenged Bethesda to a Quake 3 tournament to settle the legal dispute over the Scrolls trademark, claiming that if he loses he'll change the name to whatever they wish.

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"Oh ya, sure Notch. Oh, those two new guys? Don't worry about them. That's just rapha and ..."

- anhero see all 36 comments

Carmack remembers Quake on 15th anniversary

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 23, 2011 6:45am PDT

id sister company Bethesda's celebrated the fifteenth anniversary of Quake's launch with some thoughts from id techno-wizard John Carmack, and by digging up a documentary about the launch of QuakeWorld.

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"i wish there was some /time command ... cause id give all those mmo addicts a run for their ..."

- intherainyseason see all 36 comments

Quake Expo celebrates Quake's 15th anniversary

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 20, 2011 6:00am PDT

The fan-organised Quake Expo 2011 kicked off over the weekend, celebrating 15 years of id Software's seminal FPS with new mod releases, mapping contests, and other festivities.

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"You went to QuakeCon two years ago; remember how many Todd Howard panels there were?"

- the archvile see all 12 comments

Carmack: id pondering Quake 1-style reboot

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 17, 2011 6:00am PDT

"Strong factions internally" at id Software fancy returning the Quake series to its roots with a reboot of the original, Lovecraftian-y style, John Carmack has revealed.

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"just a few minor weapon damage tweaks would do it. lg is way too strong"

- anal justice see all 318 comments

QuakeCon packages revealed

By Steve Watts, May 26, 2011 2:00pm PDT

Betheda outlined special QuakeCon packages today, giving away mouse pads, t-shirts, reserved seating, fast-passes for panels, and more.

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"Damn, the Swag Pack is pretty nice! Bethesda has a knack for offering appealing bonus goodies."

- Arcanum see all 7 comments

Quake Finished in 52 Minutes with 100% Completion

By Brian Leahy, Dec 28, 2010 4:00pm PST

Many of you may have seen this video, but there's nothing else going on today, so I'm posting this here because it is awesome. This is a stitched...

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"Thunderwalker was the best!!! I loved having the vampire rune. I'm watching the clip you linked ..."

- mcquaidster see all 97 comments

Publishers Chase Quake MMO, Offers Rejected by id

By Nick Breckon, Aug 04, 2008 11:23am PDT

During an interview with Shacknews, id Software president John Carmack revealed that the company has previously turned down publisher proposals to...

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"I tought it was great, finished it about 3 times over the years in comparison I never finished ..."

- abjectblitz see all 37 comments

John Romero Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 25, 2006 3:05am PDT

The Quake Expo site has posted part 1 and part 2 of a Q&A with John Romero, asking the designer about everything Quake 1. Thanks Blues News.

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"John Romero is the Al Bundy of the gaming world...Al's 4 touchdowns for Polk High is Romero's ..."

- limabone-jlp see all 14 comments

ex-id Sofware Q&As

By Maarten Goldstein, Aug 01, 2005 9:57am PDT

id Software fan sites QuakeMarine and DoomMarine have new Q&As, asking American McGee and Tom Hall about their period at id and what they are up to...

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Quake Mobile Q&A

By Aaron Linde, Jul 05, 2005 10:55am PDT

GameCloud talked with Pulse Interactive CEO Paul Trowe and gleaned a few details regarding the cell phone adaptation of Quake. A few details...

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"I don't want to pay 500 bucks for a next-gen celphone. Just port it to the 150 dollar Nintendo ..."

- Mad Brahmin Disease see all 12 comments

Quake Mobile Screenshots

By Alec Matias, Jul 01, 2005 10:50am PDT

Kotaku has some of the first screenshots for the cell phone port of Quake. This was revealed just days ago, so read up on it here. Looking pretty...

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"whats up with the picmip settings, make that shit normal quality already"

- m4yhem see all 25 comments

Quake Goes Mobile

By Alec Matias, Jun 28, 2005 6:58am PDT

Another valuable id software series is finding its way onto the cell phone gaming scene: Quake! id software and Pulse Interactive announced the...

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"I got Doom on my PDA and amazingly I own at it now. Though it's a bitch to aim..."

- m4yhem see all 51 comments

IF Quake Alpha 0.1 Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 01, 2004 7:18am PST

A new Quake 1 mod has hit the streets, IF Quake. IF Quake is a port of id Software's Quake 1 engine to the Inform programming language. Screenshots...

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