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John Carmack leaves id Software to focus on Oculus VR

John Carmack leaves id Software to focus on Oculus VR

By 23 November 2013

John Carmack has left id Software, the company he co-founded in 1991. Carmack served as technical director at id Software, which developed popular game franchises such as Wolfenstein 3D, Doom and Quake, before he resigned on Friday. He will now pour... >>

Doom Piano hands-on video: We play Doom. On a piano

Doom Piano hands-on video: We play Doom. On a piano

By 27 September 2013

We get to see some cool stuff here at Pocket-lint, and the Doom Piano was no exception. What, you might ask, is a "Doom Piano". It certainly sounds foreboding, but perhaps it's just a depressing bit of music. Well, no, it's not, it's a hacked musical... >>

Doom 3 BFG Edition arriving this October with new levels to play

Doom 3 BFG Edition arriving this October with new levels to play

By 20 June 2012

Fans of gaming classic Doom, we bring good news. The Doom 3 BFG Edition will be arriving on the PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on 19 October.  The package includes a remastered version of Doom 3, plus a Resurrection of Evil add-on, and both the original... >>

Rage review
4 out of 5

Rage review

By 4 October 2011

It’s no exaggeration to say that legendary Dallas-based developer id Software was instrumental in the evolution of the modern day videogame. Pioneering the first person shooter genre with such landmark PC titles as Wolfenstein, Doom and Quake back in... >>

First Look: Rage review
0 out of 5

First Look: Rage review

By 23 August 2011

Coming from a company often accused of recycling its unmatched heritage, Rage is a surprisingly ambitious game - arguably the most ambitious iD has produced since the glory days of Quake. From its open desert landscapes to its dingy, mutant-filled caverns,... >>

E3 Quick Play: Rage

E3 Quick Play: Rage

By 6 July 2011

When the creator of the First Person Shooter gets to work building a new First Person Shooter you’ve got to sit up and pay attention and after a number of years in development and even a switch of publishers, it looks like we are finally about ready... >>

APP OF THE DAY - Rage HD (iPad / iPhone / iPod touch)

APP OF THE DAY - Rage HD (iPad / iPhone / iPod touch)

By 23 November 2010

Nothing can be considered a serious games platform until it has an id Software title it can call its own. The developer behind Wolfenstein, Doom and Quake has been phenomenally successful on every platform that it turns its FPS-specialist eye on, often... >>

Rage - quick play preview

Rage - quick play preview

By 21 June 2010

First announced in 2007, Rage from id, has been a long time coming, and hopefully will soon be with us. So can the creators of Doom, Quake and Wolfenstein get it right yet another time around? We got hands on behind the closed doors of E3 to find out.... >>

EA brings Fight Night to next-gen consoles

EA brings Fight Night to next-gen consoles

By 8 May 2008

Mike Tyson is back in the ring, and fighting against Muhammed Ali and some of the other great boxers in history thanks to EA Sports Fight Night Round 4. Under development in EA Canada, Fight Night is making a comeback on next-gen consoles, featuring what... >>

Doom 4 announced as in production

Doom 4 announced as in production

By 7 May 2008

Doom fans listen up. id Software has announced that it has begun production on Doom 4, and is currently in the process of expanding its internal team of developers to work on the sequel. In a statement posted on the id Software website CEO Todd Hollenshead... >>