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11:40 AM on 05.10.2010

Quake 3 running on Nexus One is impressive

First, plug your ears. Check this out. Quake 3 has been squished down to fit on the Nexus One phone with little in the way of compromises. You'll see that it runs at a great framerate on the Nexus' widescreen display. It was...

Dale North

5:00 AM on 12.22.2009

Quake Live gets a new look for the holidays

No, Quake Live isn't out of beta yet, silly; we all know that isn't happening during our lifetime. What I'm here to talk about today is related to the holidays. Let's hope you aren't sick of this stuff, because there's bound ...

Jordan Devore

12:00 PM on 12.05.2009

The Videogame Show What I've Done: Quake

This week's Videogame Show was a total nightmare to make, thanks to the fact that Quake is an absolute bitch to pull footage from. I've ended up with a stupid watermark on the captured footage because I stuffed up my Fraps d...

Jim Sterling

12:00 PM on 08.17.2009

In-game ads not enough; Quake Live adding subscriptions

In his keynote at Quakecon, John Carmack revealed that the entirely free-to-play model for Quake Live isn't working. The income from in-game advertising has not proven to be enough to support the project, which means that id ...

Conrad Zimmerman

4:00 PM on 08.15.2009

Carmack talks up Zenimax purchase of id, three new titles

When it was announced that Zenimax had bought id reactions were pretty positive... unless you were John Romero. It seems that the guys at id agree with the majority of us that being bought by Zenimax was a pretty good thing a...

Matthew Razak

2:20 PM on 08.14.2009

Quake Live to support Mac, Linux starting next Tuesday

As revealed at this year's QuakeCon by id Software president Todd Hollenshead, the free-to-play, browser-based Quake Live will finally be available for non-Windows users to play.The new Quake Live clients for Mac and Linux ar...

Jordan Devore





9:00 AM on 07.13.2009

Quake Live updates to become Tuesday exclusive

The people behind Quake Live understand the importance of regularity. Updates for the browser-based shooter will begin to be issued exclusively on Tuesdays, with the exception of fixes due to a sudden meltdown or technical od...

Brad Nicholson

4:40 PM on 06.29.2009

Every id property ever coming to the iPhone

Speaking with MTV Multiplayer, id Software’s John Carmack revealed that every property the developer has ever worked on could potentially come to the iPhone. When we say “every,” we mean it. It seems it&rsqu...

Nick Chester

9:20 AM on 02.25.2009

Quake 3 for XBLA is 'very close' [Update]

Quake 3 Arena for the Xbox Live Arcade was announced at QuakeCon 2007, so it makes sense that people are wondering where the hell it is. Well, the wait is just about over, says id Software's John Carmack. He recently told Joy...

Dale North

9:30 PM on 02.20.2009

Quake Live beta opens up for all to enjoy early next week

Falling under the free-to-play, ad-supported business model, Quake Live is about as terrific as you could have hoped for. While it's essentially just Quake III Arena in your browser, that's more than enough to satisfy me and ...

Jordan Devore

12:24 PM on 08.13.2008

Pay money to get pummeled in Quake Live

According to CVG, in the upcoming issue of PC Zone magazine John Carmack toss around the idea of a “premium” service for Quake Live. The browser-based recreation of Quake III Gold is initially going to debut as a ...

Brad Nicholson

8:50 AM on 08.04.2008

XBLA Quake title canned

According to John Carmack, id’s Xbox Live Arcade rendition of Quake Arena has been put to bed. The information was relayed to an audience at this year’s QuakeCon, and thunderous applause was not the response. Carm...

Brad Nicholson

12:53 PM on 08.01.2008

id not working on a full-fledged Quake sequel

While id was happy to share news and trailers on three upcoming shooters at this year’s QuakeCon, there was one franchise left out in the cold. John Carmack confirmed to the disappointed fans in attendance that Quake --...

Justin Villasenor

1:56 PM on 07.21.2008

Quake Live trailer shows off some Quake-like action

Here’s a little something we missed during the hectic week that was E3; a trailer for id Software’s upcoming browser-based first-person shooter, Quake Live, viewable after the jump. Promising exciting features lik...

Justin Villasenor

6:43 PM on 05.27.2008

Enemy Territory: Quake Wars lands on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

PC gamers have been shooting each other up in id Software's Enemy Territory: Quake Wars for quite a while now, but the time has finally come when console owners can partake in the team-based multiplayer fragfest as well. That...

Jordan Devore

10:16 AM on 09.08.2007

Quake Wars demo details, date, and PC requirements announced

Are you hungry for some Enemy Territory: Quake Wars? Now that the game is done cooking, it looks like everyone will get a taste on Monday, September 10th, as the PC demo will be released. The Quake name has always been ...

Dale North