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12:00 PM on 11.23.2011

DOOM 3 source code now available

Despite fears that some legal chicanery might delay its long-awaited release, id Software has declared that the DOOM 3 source code is available as of today. Now you can make your own games about spider-legged heads and eye-le...

Jim Sterling

8:30 PM on 11.01.2011

Doom 3 source code to go public after lawyer clearance

The impending release of Doom 3's source code has been teased by id Software's John Carmack, who says the company is merely waiting on "final lawyer clearance for release." While id Tech 4 may be showing its age -- Doom 3 lau...

Jordan Devore

7:30 PM on 10.21.2011

The DTOID Show WAS live today! It was good, we had juice

Today, we did our live show, as usual. You know, except Tara and our producer Zac are down at Blizzcon. Today I got left to my own devices with Anthony Carboni, host of Revision3's new show New Challenger, which I was o...

Max Scoville

8:00 AM on 10.21.2011

Rumor: DOOM 4 'indefinitely postponed' (Update)

[Update: Bethesda's Pete Hines has denied the rumor, stating that no title has been postponed, "indefinitely or otherwise."] According to "anonymous sources" speaking to Kotaku, id Software's next project has been put on inde...

Jim Sterling

3:00 PM on 09.05.2011

The Jimquisition: The Beautiful Irony of PC Gaming

Beauty is only skin deep, and a pretty face can only go so far. Fortunately, I am both beautiful and wise, so I'm basically the perfect lifeform. In a way, I consider myself to be very much like PC gaming -- visually stunnin...

Jim Sterling





2:45 PM on 08.31.2011

DOOM and DOOM 2 are no longer pornography in Germany

Today is a very special day, for it is the day that Germans are legally allowed to buy DOOM and DOOM 2 in common high street stores. The two games were previously filed under Media Harmful to Young Persons, which placed ...

Jim Sterling

4:00 AM on 08.23.2011

The Doom wake up call

This kid wouldn't get out of bed. Solution? Father gets a gun and uses his skills from Doom to wake him up. Too cute. [Via @PDP-Candace's Twitter]

Hamza CTZ Aziz

8:40 AM on 08.01.2011

Carmack: Violent games have a potentially positive effect

Speaking to Industry Gamers, id Software's John Carmack touched briefly on the violent games "debate" by saying: "People just play games now and I never took seriously the violence in video games debate. It was basically tal...

Maurice Tan

11:30 AM on 07.07.2011

id and Bethesda bringing Rage, Skyrim to QuakeCon 2011

Today Bethesda and id Software have revealed the details of the events that will shape the upcoming QuakeCon 2011. And if there are any surprises, they're not letting loose with them just yet. As per usual, the event will jum...

Nick Chester

10:15 AM on 06.10.2011

E3: Month delay for Rage, idTech 5 unsuitable for Skyrim

Rage has been delayed by a month from its September 13rd release date to October 4th (October 7 for Europe), Gamasutra reports. John Carmack has also pitched in on the fact that id Tech 5 would only be used in-house at Bethes...

Maurice Tan

7:30 PM on 04.19.2011

Doom 4 won't be a 're-skinned' Rage, says id

Rage continues to look terrific, and also continues to be id's main focus, at least in terms of where the studio's marketing muscle is at. Following a few brief statements about Doom 4, which pin it as not a direct sequel to ...

Jordan Devore

4:40 PM on 04.12.2011

Brink's Doom Pack for pre-orders in glorious motion

It's been a long time since an in-game "pack" has been enough to get me to pre-order at one retailer over another, but the Doom Pack for Brink is calling my name. This brief video overviews the contents. For those unwilling ...

Jordan Devore

10:20 AM on 04.05.2011

The Rock talks about DOOM, wants a Black Ops movie

Hollywood actor and sometimes wrestling star Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has stated that he wouldn't be against starring in another videogame-based film, even though DOOM "didn't work out" as planned. He also added that he'd th...

Jim Sterling

3:00 PM on 03.25.2011

Doom goes adorable with miniaturized sprites

Doom has always been one of my all-time favorite games, and a large part of that is thanks to the distinct art style. Imagine my surprise, then, when I stumbled across the latest series on Caleb Hystad's 8x8 Pixel blog. He's ...

Jordan Devore

7:30 PM on 03.09.2011

Reboot o'clock: Another Doom film possibly coming

Last time I casually mentioned that the Doom movie was kind of fun for what it is, a good number of you jumped out of hiding to put forth similarly positive opinions. What's Playing reports, via an insider, that Universal is ...

Jordan Devore

10:00 PM on 09.17.2010

You have nothing better to do, so go read the DOOM comic

I knew that a DOOM comic existed, but I had no idea how completely out of control it was. It's packed full of one-liners and insane dialogue, comes off as what I can only describe as Duke Nukem fighting hell's forces, and there's even the obligatory Bruce Campbell quote. Oh, Doomguy. You're freakin' crazy. Reminder: there was a Doom comic, and it was hilarious [PC Gamer]

Jordan Devore