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John Carmack Excited About Gaming and RAGE 2

John Carmack tells IndustryGamers that after all these years his enthusiasm for gaming may be at an all time high. "For the foreseeable future, Iím more excited about gaming right now than I have been in really a long time - probably than I have been ever," the id Software Technical Director tells them. "The technology is exciting, weíre doing fabulous things, itís just great on all sorts of levels. Iím far from burned out or feeling that the genres are tapped out." He describes enthusiasm for Tech 5, mentions they're already doing research on Tech 6, and makes slightly more concrete references to a RAGE sequel than his remarks during E3 to GameSpot that "it's certainly heading that way." This time around he says: "but Iím psyched for what weíre going to do in Rage 2, how weíre going to really play up some of the aspects that it turned out werenít our bread and butter, previously but added to the game. Thereís a lot more we can do here thatíll make it fun."

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14. Re: John Carmack Excited About Gaming and RAGE 2 Jul 27, 2011, 21:48 w00tie
 
ViRGE wrote on Jul 27, 2011, 19:18:
Creston wrote on Jul 27, 2011, 18:27:
That's certainly a surprise. After doom 3 he basically flat-out said "I'm doing one more engine and that's it."

Creston
To be fair he's made it clear that any "new" engines will just be updated versions of Tech 5. They're never going to build an engine from scratch ever again.

I'm pretty sure he was talking about doing an engine with voxels and ray tracing years ago but the technology for it doesn't exist yet.
 
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