1. That was a pretty interesting interview.

    I’ve developed a bit of a love/hate relationship with The Carmack, though. The games id have released in the last 10 years have been so underwhelming and pedestrian, the way that Carmack (even though he’s changing his tune a little bit lately) has been losing focus on the PC, and the horrible cynical cashgrab that has been Quake Live have all left me very cold.

    I’m not particularly excited about Rage. First time ever for an id game.

  2. To me, id went a little Wordperfect with Doom 3. They also bet the farm on their rendering tech, but it limited their gameplay options. Meanwhile, Valve and Epic were making other sets of compromises that allowed them a lot of flexibility in gameplay.

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