Game development legend John Carmack – he of id Software and Doom fame – has been singing the praises of open source development practices this week, promising to release the source code for 2004's Doom 3 to the public later this year.
John Carmack, one of the most innovative and tech-savvy games designers of our generation, thinks that mobile smartphone gaming is the future.
id Software's John Carmack, the man who developed the tech behind some of the greatest games of the last twenty years including Doom and Quake, has scooped the Lifetime Achievement award at this year's Games Developers Conference (GDC).
The CEO of legendary game creators id Software thinks that Microsoft will be first out of the gate with next-gen gaming console hardware.
John Carmack has confirmed this week that free-to-play game Quake Live is set to get a premium, paid-for service.
Eagerly awaited online shooter Quake Live goes into open Beta today, with the ad-supported free game likely to quickly pick up a fan base.