PC / Action / Release: Jun 22, 1996 / ESRB: M

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.


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.


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.


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...


"People actually played through Quake single player? Holy shit! Kudos...you have more patience ..."

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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...


"I love Carmack to gibs, but that won't stop me saying this is a tired, vanilla IP being ..."

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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.


"If anyone here hasn't, you should go read 'Masters of Doom' right now! It's a total 'I ..."

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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...


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...


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

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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...


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

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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...


"Can i connect a mouse and a keyboard to my mobile? No sir. End of story, end of Quake ..."

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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...


New Tenebrae

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 25, 2002 1:01pm PDT

A new version of the Quake 1 source modification Tenebrae (has real time lighting and bumpmapping among other features) has been released, you can...


"Well, at last I have a good reason to upgrade. For a five-year old game that has just made ..."

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Tenebrae Q&A

By Maarten Goldstein, Sep 21, 2002 7:18am PDT

New on HomeLAN Fed this morning is an interview with Charles Hollemeersch, programmer behind that nifty Tenebrae mod for Quake 1 (which adds...


"Funny thing, Quake 1 having better gameplay and graphics than the latest FPS games such as ..."

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Alteria Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 22, 2002 7:26am PDT

The guys at COR let us know they have released the first version of Alteria. What is Alteria? It's a free standalone game based on the Quake 1...


"I hate Fileplanet and all things gamespy. I can't believe they consider their system a ..."

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Where Are They Now

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 27, 2002 6:07am PST

Another new installment in the "Where Are They Now" feature on The Mushroom talking to Quake 1 mod authors. This time they tracked down Scott...


"Man that mod ruled for both single play and multiplayer! I played that for months after Q2 came ..."

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