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Quake 5: What can we expect?

Quake 5: What can we expect?

With Doom 3 rejuvenated for the modern day consoles and Doom 4 on the go our attention has been turned to id Software however something is missing. Quake has been relatively poor for the last two installments and it's time it came back. What can we expect to see with Quakes triumphant return? »

Games don’t need exorcisms!

Games don’t need exorcisms!

Anything religious in nature seems to be a subject no one wants to touch with a ten foot pole. I can’t really blame them seeing as how the minute it comes up, people cry foul at the drop of a hat. I’m not here to dump on anyone’s beliefs; all I want to talk about is how you rarely see any true demons from Hell in games anymore. It could be that, in the past, there was an over-saturation of games w... »

Happy 20th Birthday, Wolfenstein 3D

Happy 20th Birthday, Wolfenstein 3D

  Twenty years ago today, on Cinco de Mayo 1992, Id Software released its first first-person shooter and the game that would cement them as an industry leader: Wolfenstein 3D. The game not only raised the bar for computer graphics at the time, but it popularized the first-person shooter genre for all PC gamers. Many think of id’s OTHER shooter Doom as the foundation for FPS games, and w... »