Destructoid: Rad Rodgerscoming to Nintendo Switch with classic 3D Realms characters

Destructoid reports: 3DRealms and Slipgate Studio’s indie sidescroller Rad Rodgers is coming to Nintendo Switch on February 26 with Duke Nukem, Ion Maiden’s Shelly “Bombshell” Harrison, Shadow Warrior’s Lo Wang, and more as playable characters. Author Peter Glagowski heralds the radical details: 3D Realms has announced that indie sidescroller Rad Rodgers will be coming to Switch on […]

3D Realms Founder Scott Miller Recounts His Life in Games on IGN Unfiltered

Scott Miller, founder of 3D Realms, recently sat down with IGN’s Ryan McCaffrey for the latest episode of IGN Unfiltered. The pair discuss Miller’s long and storied career in the world of video games, touching on many of the legendary titles he worked on, including Wolfenstein 3D, Commander Keen, Rise of the Triad, Shadow Warrior, Duke Nukem, Prey, Max Payne, and […]

VG247 Muses on Ion Maiden’s Use of the Build Engine

VG247’s Sherif Saed reported on 3D Realms and Voidpoint’s use of old-school tech to create its new FPS, Ion Maiden. Powered by the Build Engine, the same tools that powered such classics as Duke Nukem 3D, Shadow Warrior, and Blood, Ion Maiden looks like those games on the surface but is more capable under the hood. As a result, Ion […]

GamesRadar+ on Ion Maiden Using the Same Tech that Powered Duke Nukem 3D

Sam Prell from GamesRadar+ wrote about 3D Realms’ and Voidpoint’s Ion Maiden using the same engine that powered Duke Nukem 3D. So what does a 2018 game built on 1996 code look like? Pretty damn cool, actually. This isn’t another modern game just trying to look the part of a retro throwback – it’s actually developed […]

3D Realms’ PAX East Ion Maiden Demo Loved by Destructoid

At PAX East last week, Peter Glagowski of Destructoid noted that he was “kind of in love” with 3D Realms’ demo of Ion Maiden, the new old-school first-person shooter created in the Build engine that powered classics like Duke Nukem 3D, Blood, and Shadow Warrior. “Repeat playthroughs will probably see me finding secrets and pathways […]

Gamasutra Reports on 3D Realms’ Ion Maiden

Emma Kidwell of Gamasutra reported on 3DRealms‘ newest title, Ion Maiden, and how the team resurrected the engine they used to create Duke Nukem 3D and Shadow Warrior in the 90s. Emma quoted Josh Olin, formerly VP of publishing at 3D Realms, on why the retro look and feel of Ion Maiden is so special. What’s […]