With the release of Doom 3: BFG Edition we thought it would be relevant and cool to post this interview with Todd Hollenshead, the President of Id Software. At first glance, he looks like a jock with a pony tail. He’s got a cute girlfriend and he’s pretty buff to boot. Certainly not what you would expect of a corporate exec type. None of this stopped him from … [ Read More... ]
When we were at Quakecon, we were lucky enough to get an interview with Palmer Luckey, creator of the Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Head Mounted Display. In the interview he discusses why the Rift is special and how you can support this bleeding edge technology.
You can listen to it all the way at the bottom of this post.
While you listen to it, you can support … [ Read More... ]
Here is an interview that Tom did with Tim Willits, Studio Director of Id Software. This interview was given during QuakeCon 2012. Tim discusses his history at the prolific game development studio, how he got started making FPS’s, Doom: BFG Edition, Rage and even a single detail about Doom IV!
Tom E: How long have you been with Id and where would you say your story really … [ Read More... ]
The Rift. A new frontier. A virtual reality head mounted display controller.
We were lucky enough to try out Oculus‘ Rift at this years Quakecon. On display were 2 demonstrations, one was called the “flying demo” which was basically Id Software’s Rage with flying and noclip turned on (allowing for free movement). The other demo was of Doom 3 BFG Edition, which of course displayed the … [ Read More... ]