ZeniMax Media raises $150M for more gory games

There will definitely be more gory big budget video games in our future. ZeniMax Media said today it has raised $150 million in investment from Providence Private Equity Partners.

Google brings Quake 2 to the browser with HTML5

Thus far, we’ve mainly seen the up and coming HTML5 web standard used for video. A bunch of Google engineers wanted to see what else HTML5 could do, and decided to try porting the classic first-person-shooter Quake 2. Lo and behold, they were successful — and they actually ended up surprising themselves with how well it ran.