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'Rage 2' Is 'Doom' Meets 'Mad Max' Meets Mediocrity

A compromised implementation of fundamentally good ideas that never seems to come together.
Rob Zacny
5.13.19
Games Podcasts

'Rage 2' Just Makes Us Want to Play 2016's 'Doom' Again

And dang, we have some opinions about 'Final Fantasy VII.'
Patrick Klepek
5.13.19
doom

One Designer's 15-Year Journey to Ship The 'Doom' Mod He Started as a Teen

At 14 years old, 'Total Chaos' was an experiment. By 2018, Sam Prebble was haunted by an attempt to push, pull, and break John Carmack's engine in ways it was never intended.
Patrick Klepek
11.28.18
rip and tear

‘Doom Eternal’ Looks Like It’ll Be DUNDUN. DUNDUN. BOOOWWWWM.

Gameplay for the highly anticipated sequel to 2016's 'Doom' reboot was revealed on Friday at QuakeCon.
Jordan Pearson
8.10.18
open thread

Bethesda Is Such A Weird Company, But That's Exactly Why They're So Fun

'Rage 2'? Sure, why not. Thanks to games like Elder Scrolls and Fallout, they can basically do what they want.
Patrick Klepek
5.17.18
Listen

What's a Game That Caused You to Rethink Crappy Beliefs?

On today's Waypoint Radio, we get very serious about coffee, games that have caused us to re-examine bad traits, and Brendan Fraser.
Danielle Riendeau
5.14.18
ruh roh

Walmart Says 'Glitch' Caused Apparent E3-Spoiling Leak, Titles Are 'Speculative'

Walmart Canada's apparent leak included Rage 2, Splinter Cell, Borderlands 3, and more.
Jordan Pearson
5.10.18
open thread

Assuming 'Rage 2' Is Real, What Unexpected Sequel Would You Dream Up Next?

If people can speculate about id Software's weird open world game getting a follow-up, don't let anyone crush your hopes.
Patrick Klepek
5.10.18
Feature

The Doom Mod That Best Describes Our Uncanny Reality

Welcome to the Zone.
Liz Ryerson
1.29.18
doom

The Multiplayer Mode of ‘DOOM’ Almost Never Happened

Well, it was certainly a panicked, last-moment addition. But it all worked out OK, John Romero remembers.
Mike Diver
7.21.17
doom

Learn Why It Took 12 Years to Bring Back 'Doom'

Documentarian Danny O'Dwyer goes inside the troubled history of this year’s excellent shooter.
Patrick Klepek
12.14.16
doom

Behold 'Doom 2' Being Displayed on a Single Keyboard Key

Proof that everything on the internet isn't terrible.
David Bixenspan
12.14.16
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