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id Software: 20 Years Old Today!

id Software: 20 Years Old Today!

When John Carmack, Adrian Carmack and I officially started our first day at the lakehouse on Cross Lake in Shreveport, Louisiana, we had absolutely no idea that our company would last twenty years. After three months, Tom Hall officially joined us in May 1991. He wanted his transition from Softdisk to go smoothly, so he stayed to train his [...]

Happy Birthday, id Software

Happy Birthday, id Software

It's id Software's 19th birthday today. It makes me wonder: how many people working at id right now actually know that? Next year will be two decades of Keen, Wolfenstein, Doom, and Quake. How many game companies still standing can boast 20 years? Not many. And most companies that live past 20 years are so far removed from their origins that [...]

More Pages Online

More Pages Online

I formatted more of my game pages and got them back online. You'll notice that the Alien Attack page is formatted correctly now for Mozilla (heh). Next, I totally recreated the Bongo's Bash page from the old version and finally added a download link for the Apple II disk image! If you don't have AppleWin, you need to get it now (down in the Cool [...]

Buckets O News

Well, I finally finished the PC version of Hyperspace Delivery Boy! We shipped the game earlier this month and I've already started on my next project which is a new game for the Game Boy Advance. Hyperspace Delivery Boy! looks very much like the classic Zelda III on the SNES, and the play is similar as well except that the game is more focused on [...]