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John Carmack spoke for almost three hours during his keynote at QuakeCon. Here's a quick run down of some of the highlights, including a brief tidbit on why there has been no info on Doom 4. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Aug 3, 2012 6:45AM PDT

Microsoft may be excited about Windows 8, but id's John Carmack says he is there is nothing he is looking forward to in the new operating system. Read more

by John Keefer, shacknews.com, Aug 3, 2012 6:00AM PDT

Rage was a mess when it came out on PC in late 2011, and while patches improved the game, it still was frustrating to play. Id Software's John Carmack apologized to QuakeCon attendees on how "badly we handled the game in the PC space." Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 2, 2012 4:45PM PDT

After seven years of beta versions, free throwback FPS Warsow has finally hit version 1.0, bringing rocket-jumping back. Read more

Activision released its Q2 2012 results today, boasting $1.05 billion in non-GAAP revenue. It credited the long-term success of Skylanders, and the launch of Diablo 3, among its successes. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 2, 2012 2:00PM PDT

Capcom has shared some more details on playing as Ada Wong in Resident Evil 6, along with some thoughts on the balance in Agent Mode. Read more

At its Summer Showcase, Electronic Arts announced the first story-driven single player DLC for Mass Effect 3. Read more

Blizzard has revealed the first sets of World of Warcraft Mega Bloks, hitting stores now. Read more

by Steve Watts, shacknews.com, Aug 2, 2012 12:30PM PDT

Rise of the Triad was officially announced at QuakeCon today, and it's due out later this year via Steam. Read more

by Alice O'Connor, shacknews.com, Aug 2, 2012 12:00PM PDT

Swish technology doesn't make a game, but it can make it awfully pretty to look at. So come watch an Assassin's Creed III trailer focusing on Ubisoft's AnvilNext engine, which powers it. Read more