id Will Release Doom 3 Source Code This Year

John Carmack has revealed in his QuakeCon keynote address that id will be releasing the source code from Doom 3 this calendar year. It won’t be just yet, though, because they’re focused on getting Rage out the door right now, but once they do that, they’ll start working on getting the Doom 3 source code out there.

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2 Comments on id Will Release Doom 3 Source Code This Year

PopeJamal

On August 4, 2011 at 3:34 pm

I was hoping for this. Today is a good day friends…

idunnolol

On August 4, 2011 at 3:49 pm

wait does that mean they will also release the idTech 4 engine to the masses or what?

cuz so much can be done on that engine…nothing too open, but still prety good engine