Hollenshead on Everything

I had a chance to chat with Todd Hollenshead, CEO of id Software, earlier today about a bunch of different things, from QuakeCon to the future of PC gaming to id's love/hate relationship with the Playstation 3. Here's the run-down: Also check out our E3 Interview with John Carmack » 8/01/08 9:20pm 8/01/08 9:20pm

Hollenshead: E3 Was Pretty Much a Disappointment to Everyone

"E3 this year, in my opinion, it was pretty much disappointing to everybody" id CEO Todd Hollenshead told me early today during an interview. "The press were disappointed, the people I talked to in the industry are disappointed, almost everyone agree that that was the wrong way to do it." It's too early to tell if the… » 8/01/08 5:00pm 8/01/08 5:00pm

Rage and id's Love/Hate Relationship with the PS3

Last night John Carmack took to the stage at QuakeCon and inadvertently ignited a fanboy flamewar. id's upcoming open-world shooter Rage, he told the assembled gamers, will look worse on the Xbox 360 because of storage issues. I asked id Software CEO Todd Hollenshead about that this morning, now that the comment has… » 8/01/08 1:00pm 8/01/08 1:00pm

QuakeCon Kicks Off on Thursday

Just a friendly reminder that the all-things-id convention, QuakeCon, kicks off this Thursday in Dallas, Texas. This year will include a chance to win a Corvette, Brawl chugging, Enemy Territory: Quake Wars tournaments, Guitar Hero contests and plenty more. The convention will give gamers a chance to check out id's new … » 7/29/08 11:00am 7/29/08 11:00am