John Carmack becomes CTO of Oculus - OMFG!

The press release is out and the news is out of this world. The guy who defined the first person 3D gaming universe. The guy behind Quake, Wolfenstein 3D and Doom. The god of games, Mr. John Carmack, has gone all Oculus Rift on us, y'all.  

Claim: Graphics will be "indistinguishable from reality" in 10 years



The graphics jump from Doom to Quake was nothing short of revolutionary.

Carmack says he prefers Direct3D to OpenGL

John Carmack - of Wolfenstein, Doom and Quake fame - says he now prefers Direct3D to OpenGL for gaming.

Nvidia salutes the inner geek in all of us

Do you remember that magical moment when you first played Quake OpenGL using a 3DFX Voodoo accelerator? Yes, the world of computer gaming had changed forever, with everything else - including real life - paling in comparison.

Google runs Quake II on HTML5

Forget Flash! Yes, an intrepid team of Google engineers has managed to create an HTML5 port of Quake II that runs at over 30 frames per second (FPS).