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DOOM Creator John Carmack To Join Oculus VR As CTO

08/07/2013, Much has been said and done about Oculus Rift, where the most recent project involved the Oculus Rift working alongside Kinect in order to create a “Paperboy” game, which is definitely one creative way of approaching the situation. Well, we have...

Doom 3 engine ready for open source action

11/02/2011, Has any of you out there not played any game from id Software? Anyone? I suppose that during one time or another in your life, you would have crossed paths with John Carmack’s programming genius, whether it was killing Nazis in Castle Wolfenstein,...

Quake 5 might return to its roots

06/17/2011, John Carmack, the boss of id Software, recently spouted out some good news for fans of the original Quake. The long time running series might be taking a trip back to its roots – if the game does come into fruition. According to a statement he recently...

Rage won’t be arriving on Android anytime soon

04/14/2011, According to an interview with PC gaming legend, John Carmack, it’s going to be awhile before we ever see Rage or any of their titles making their way to Android phones anytime soon. The first thing that might pop up to mind would be – is it the...

John Carmack’s 2 cents on the Sony NGP

01/28/2011, So Sony has unveiled the NGP to a mixed jury at the moment – no one can really say anything about it until it arrives in the market at the end of this year, but id Software co-founder John Carmack has already weighed in with his views, stating that,...

Rage heads towards iPhone at 60fps, debuting at QuakeCon

08/12/2010, id Software’s John Carmack is a programming genius, and to see him take the iPhone’s gaming credibility to the next level is sheer joy. The graphical maestro as come up with an iPhone version of Rage, complete with MegaTextures and a 60...

Doom Resurrection Next Week on iPhone, Might Spark a New FPS Era

06/10/2009, John Carmack’s has dedicated a significant amount of time on programming for the iPhone. Doom Resurrection for iPhone should set the bar very high for 3d graphics on Apple’s platform. In the past, J. Carmack said that “If you look at it...