QuakeCon: Carmack Dishes Dirt on Sony and Microsoft


FS Owner
Nov 8, 2006
While discussing the difference between developing games for the PlayStation 3 and the Xbox 360, Carmack admitted that he wants hardcore id fans to help influence Microsoft's business practices. He also confirmed something that was hinted at in yesterday's news that Rage will be squeezed onto two DVDs: Microsoft charges developers more to publish games on multiple discs for their system. Carmack speculates quite logically that this is probably due to Microsoft not wanting to look bad next to the significant storage capabilities of the PS3's Blu-ray disc technology.

Don't think that Carmack's some Sony cheerleader, though...

View Full Article: 1UP