The Bullet-Riddled History of ID Software (Infographic)
Editor’s Note: We originally created this graphic for QuakeCon 2011. We were looking it over in preparation for this year’s QuakeCon, and it turns out it’s still accurate! As such, we thought you might enjoy checking it out one more time. Enjoy!
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ID Software is often credited with creating the FPS genre, and although that’s not entirely true, ID did popularize the genre and forge the basic archetype upon which modern FPS games are constructed. In honor of the developers who continue to shape the face of FPS gaming, we at GameFront decided to celebrate this year’s QuakeCon with this infographic: the History of ID Software.