In a report run by Eurogamer, Bethesda has apparently confirmed that a “new version” of the long-in-development Doom 4 is planned for next-generation consoles and that Rage 2 has been canned with all staff at id Software now working full-time on the troubled title. The actual release date of the game is still not known as according to sources who have spoken with Kotaku, the game underwent a sizeable reboot [...]

UPDATE:  According to numerous sources, whilst Doom 1 and Doom 2 are inaccessible from the Doom 3 BFG launcher, it seems like you can still access both games from the ‘My Games’ screen which shows your games library. Bethesda have since had this to say regarding this issue: “”If you do install DOOM 3 BFG Edition to your Hard Drive, you will still be able to access both titles from the [...]

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One of the more interesting things to come out of this year’s Quake-Con was a brand new trailer detailing the ‘lost missions’, a series of previously unreleased missions for the forthcoming Doom 3: BFG edition.

Today Wolfenstein 3D turns 20! And to celebrate id Software has made it free on both iOS and in browser. Which is cool and all, but not quite as cool as John Carmack providing a director commentary of the game.  Watch and listen after the cut.

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Genre: Shooter | Developer: id Software | Publisher: Bethesda Platform: Xbox 360/PlayStation 3/PC | Players: 1-2 | Rating: M (Mature) After a great many years in the making, Rage has quite a bit to prove. The team at id software have been quietly working away to make this massive title – so large it spans multiple discs on Xbox 360 – and it shows in the size of the world [...]

Dark Horse Comics will be publishing a 3 issue comic series based on the upcoming id Software game Rage. The first issue is scheduled for June 22nd. The series will be written by Rex Mundi writer Arvid Nelson with art by Andrew Mutti.

Shinji Mikami, creator and spearhead of the Resident Evil franchise, founded his new studio recently, called Tango Gamesworks. Today it was revealed that Tango is now owned by Zenimax Media, the company that owns Bethesda Softworks, and recently aquired id Software.

Bethesda’s parent company Zenimax has now completely bought up id Software. The reason? So id can control their own IPs. id founder John Carmack said the company was “getting kind of tired competing with our own publishers in terms of how our titles will be featured,” “And we’ve really gotten more IPs than we’ve been able to take advantage of. And working with other companies hasn’t been working out as [...]

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It seems id Software has something good in store for us, at least according to CEO and co-owner Todd Hollenshead. In an interview with GameSpot, Hollenshead’s confirmed that id will show off some “new stuff” at E3 this year: “I expect that we’ll have some new stuff at E3 that we haven’t announced yet, along with Wolfenstein and other known projects.” id is currently working on Doom 4 and an [...]