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RAGE free-to-play and on sale this weekend via Steam

RAGE against the Steam
Nov 22
RAGE, id Software's post apocalyptic shooter, can be played for free this weekend on Steam, and if you want to own it forever you can grab it for just $4.99. You have until Sunday at 1:00 PM Pacific time to play it for free, ...

RAGE tool kit for user-created content available today

35+ GB download from Steam
Feb 08
Bethesda has announced that the RAGE tool kit will be available later today via Steam, allowing users to create their own content for the game. It is apparently the "same tools used to create RAGE and its DLC, The Scorch...

'The Scorchers' DLC finally makes it to RAGE next week

Do you still have your copy?
Dec 15
When a PEGI listing for new RAGE downloadable content surfaced months ago, it felt a bit late, considering the game released in October of last year. Still, the add-on seemed like something we'd be interested in checking out ...

QuakeCon: Carmack apologizes about RAGE to PC gamers

Aug 02
[Destructoid is grabbing its rail gun and heading to Dallas, Texas this weekend for QuakeCon. Stay posted for game news, previews, and strange happenings from the infamous LAN room.] John Carmack opened his annual QuakeCon ke...

'The Scorchers' DLC possibly listed for RAGE

Jun 19
According to European ratings board PEGI, Bethesda is ready to publish downloadable content for RAGE, the id Software shooter that released late last year.  PEGI's listing reveals something called RAGE: The Scorchers was...

Rage demo is now up on Xbox Live, PSN hits Dec. 6

Nov 22
We're in that wierd lull before Thanksgiving where not much is going on. You might be at home doing nothing. You could grab the Rage demo, as it's up today on Xbox Live. If you haven't tried it out yet, you should. It may not...

Snoop Dogg talks RAGE's wasteland weaponry

Oct 25
Who better to give you insight into the weapons of id Software's post-apocalyptic shooter RAGE than Snoop Dogg? When this man tells you that something is capable of "taking off a motherf*cker's head," you trust him because he knows what he's talking about. I love the random celebrity appearances that are a part of game marketing. The less sense they make, the better.

RAGE PC getting new patch to fix blurry textures

Oct 17
RAGE was patched for PC shortly after launch, but it wasn't completely fixed. There have still been issues with blurring textures, but a new patch is on the way that will sort everything out. "We have a bicubic-upsample+detai...

Live show: Finishing RAGE on Mash Tactics

Oct 10
  [Not sure what Mash Tactics is? I've included a clip from a recent episode to show you just a glimpse of what you've been missing, you daft fool! You can see all of Destructoid's previously-aired li...

RAGE patch available for PC

Oct 10
A large PC patch for RAGE arrived this weekend, aiming to fix the grotesque graphical issues that many users complained about. It also gives players some actual video settings to tweak, rather than stick with threadbare menus...

id Software: PC isn't the market leader anymore

Oct 08
id Software's history with PC gaming led gamers to believe that RAGE's computer-based version would be a worthy product. Unfortunately, it released to the tune of angry customers thanks to it looking like garbage and running ...

Live show: More Rage on Mash Tactics

Oct 06
[Not sure what Mash Tactics is? I've included a clip from a recent episode to show you just a glimpse of what you've been missing, you daft fool! You can see all of Destructoid's previously aired live shows in our a...

Not-Review: RAGE on PC is appalling

Oct 05
RAGE's release has been dominated by reports of the game running poorly on PC. Unfortunately, a PC version wasn't provided before we were able to run our review, but I've gotten my hands on a copy via Steam and played through the first mission to see how it stacks up compared to the Xbox 360 version.  I am beginning to count myself lucky that I didn't have to fully play it for the review.

PC RAGE players should download new drivers 'immediately'

Oct 05
RAGE PC players with AMD/ATI graphics cards can now download the "RAGE Catalyst" drivers in order to fix a number of horrendous issues with the game. As revealed yesterday, the PC port of id's post-apocalyptic shooter has bee...

Problems with RAGE on PC? Grab these new AMD drivers

Oct 04
We've heard reports that PC users are going up against a number of technical issues with RAGE, which publisher Bethesda Softworks has attributed to driver problems. No matter the cause, it's disappointing to see any game -- e...

Live show: Calmly playing Rage on Mash Tactics

Oct 04
[Not sure what Mash Tactics is? I've included a clip from a recent episode to show you just a glimpse of what you've been missing, you daft fool! You can see all of Destructoid's previously aired live shows in our arch...

RAGE said to be suffering on PC

Oct 04
You'd think that a graphically demanding shooter from id Software -- of all studios -- would be at its peak on PC, but according to a growing number of users, RAGE is a broken mess. Users around the 'net (including NeoGAF) ar...

Review: RAGE

Oct 04
It's been quite some time since id Software released a brand-new hatchling into the world. DOOM and Quake have kept it relevant through the years, but there's a new four-letter name on the cards, and that name is RAGE.  ...

id Software pushes the importance of franchises

Sep 29
Rage isn't even out, but that's not about to stop id Software's Tim Willits from being hopeful that the game will be successful enough to warrant a sequel, and speaking more generally about the subject to "...

RAGE: Three Xbox 360 discs, 8GB PS3 install

Sep 25
Never has the name RAGE been more appropriate for console gamers, with word that non-computer versions of id Software's upcoming shooter will have some controversial requirements -- whichever machine you pick.  The ...

New RAGE trailer counts bodies like sheep

Sep 15
What would your Thursday be without some game footage set to A Perfect Circle songs? Rubbish, that's what! Bethesda has sent over a new trailer for the gorgeous looking RAGE, and it features "Counting Bodies Like Sheep To Th...

Cooperative carnage in Rage's Water Service

Sep 08
As it turns out, Rage has a co-op mode. In this mission, vile fiends have placed bombs throughout Wellspring in an attempt to destroy what's left of the water supply. There's an awful lot of running, gunning, and reloading. ...

Here are your RAGE PC system requirements

Sep 07
Bethesda has released the minimum and recommended specs for RAGE on PC. It's a gorgeous looking game, designed to showcase the new id Tech 5 engine, so you'll want to make sure your computer's swanky enough to take advantage ...

Rage's novel tie-in emerges from the Ark today

Aug 31
Some people are kind of interested in Rage, but only a little bit. For those people, you should know that Rage's novel tie-in is now available. The book follows the adventures of Lieutenant Nick Raine as he emerges from his p...

Rage gameplay trailer enters the Gearhead Vault

Aug 27
id may be done pushing out their behind the scenes videos, but that doesn't mean the Rage hype train is slowing down any time soon. The new gameplay trailer, Gearhead Vault, shows bits and pieces of on of the games missions ...

An evening with id Software at the Sydney Opera House

Aug 18
Unexpectedly, it seems the Sydney Opera House has become the place to be in Australia when it comes to videogames. RAGE creative director Tom Willits will be speaking at the venue on September 14 about the history o...

Interview: Talking Rage with Tim Willits

Aug 14
My interview with longtime id Software member Tim Willits began with my pitch for a Destructoid crossover-promotion with id and the Hilton that houses QuakeCon. It’s called “GET RAGED!” The rules are whoe...

Buy RAGE used, miss out on extra content forever

Aug 12
RAGE will not be instituting an online pass, but it will feature codes for brand new buyers that will provide extra content. id Software's solution happens to be a great idea and an example of the sort of thing companies shou...

Rage behind the scenes: The sound and art

Aug 11
Hey guys, heads up: The world of Rage isn't a place you'd want to take your parents on vacation. I know it's tempting with the game's myriad mutants and bandits, but you must resist. Meanwhile, in their newest behind the sce...

Bethesda promises that RAGE runs fine on PS3

Aug 08
There has been some buzz around the Internet concerning the PS3 version of RAGE, with reports that the Blu-ray's latent loading is contributing to an inferior product. We contacted Bethesda to see if there was a real issue at...

Carmack 'frustrated' that 360, PS3 are weaker than PC

Aug 08
We all know that computers are more powerful than consoles, but id Software's John Carmack is sick of it. Citing the struggle to get RAGE running on PS3 and Xbox 360, Carmack has admitted to being "extremely frustrated" by ha...

Rage Xbox 360 install is 22GB

Aug 08
If you're looking to buy Rage on the Xbox 360 and you like to install your games, you're going to need to do a sh*tload of deletion first. id Software's John Carmack has stated that you'll need to shove 22GB of information do...

Clothe your Xbox avatar in some pretty sweet Rage apparel

Aug 04
In a not so surprising turn of events, it seems people are really excited about id's open-world FPS Rage. So excited, in fact, that a set of Xbox Live avatar items has been released to the wilds of the Marketplace. Now your a...

Latest Rage trailer is serious... serious about action!

Aug 04
"The fiend in his own shape is less hideous than when he rages in the beast of man."What's this? A trailer for an id Software game that starts off with a quote from the Nathaniel Hawthorne's short story, "Young Goodman Brown...

Preview: Hands-on with the first three hours of RAGE

Aug 02
Rage has a lot of pedigree behind it, which many people turn to when hyping it up. Conversely, a commensurately large group seems to be sleeping on the game, dismissively drawing comparisons to Fallout 3 and Borderlands....

Latest RAGE dev diary takes a look at the enemies

Jul 28
Here's a new dev diary for the incredibly promising RAGE. This time, we're taking a look at the various enemies that will conspire to ruin your day.  One thing that really jumped out at me when RAGE was first shown was ...

id talks weaponry in new Rage trailer, The Arsenal

Jul 14
There's been no shortage of information on Rage's guns and gadgets, and in the third installment of id's behind the scenes trailers, The Arsenal, the team gives us a closer look at the title's gear.  "You pick up a shot...

New RAGE developer diary talks about story

Jul 07
Here's a new developer diary in which id Software discusses the story of RAGE. The video's titled "The Dawn" and it should help get you pumped for what's looking like a really exciting game.  Wonder how the world of RAGE gets destroyed and turned into the mutant-spawning rot-hole that it is? Check out the video and see!

Video on Rage: 'The best thing id has ever done'

Jun 30
Do you want to get excited about id's Rage? This video will do the trick. There's a lot of technobabble on why the game will be the best and a bit of back patting, but we'll let that slide. The folks at id did invent the g...

RAGE special edition spotted in the wild

Jun 30
A special edition version of id Software's RAGE has been revealed by Australian retailer EB Games. It's priced at $108.00 in Australia Money and it's got some stuff in it! According to the product listing, RAGE's special edit...

First issue of Rage comic now available

Jun 22
The first of the three-issue comic series based on id Software's Rage is now available in comic stores.Written by Arvid Nelson and drawn by Andrew Mutti, the comics should give a bit more insight into the world of the upcomin...

Interview: Hollie versus id's Rage

Jun 19
Our own Miss Bennett got a chance to ask id Software about Rage at E3. The more I hear id talk about how they came up with Rage, the more it sounds like it is a game created around an engine and that they just decided to thr...

RAGE screens can be looked at if you click on them!

Jun 16
Here is the latest batch of screens for id's upcoming RAGE. In speaking to people on the E3 showfloor, the game was getting mixed reactions -- possibly because it was unfortunate enough to be playable directly after the ludic...

E3: id's John Carmack is already talking about Rage 2

Jun 08
Despite the fact that Rage doesn't release for another few months, you can't silence id Software's John Carmack. Not even when he wants to delve into sequel talk. GameSpot has quoted the technical director as saying "yes," th...

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