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John Carmack on video game preservation and why companies suffer more harm by destroying something dear to players
id Software co-founder John Carmack has shared his thoughts on Meta’s decision to shut down its VR game Echo VR. The legendary developer explained why preservation is important and why every company should try to keep even their “dead” projects alive as long as possible.
American McGee pays off debt to John Carmack after 25 years: “You’ve always been an inspiration”
Having found success in the 90s, John Carmack helped many people, including game designer American McGee. While most of them chose to forget about the money, the Alice creator eventually managed to pay off his debt.
John Carmack: “Minecraft and Fortnite are closer to the metaverse than anything Facebook has built”
id Software co-founder and Oculus consulting CTO John Carmack has shared his thoughts on the metaverse. He thinks that Facebook is far from realizing the idea behind it, citing Fortnite and Minecraft as better examples.