Formerly the "QUAKE 2 Engine", with pioneering innovation in 3D environments, a few of id Tech 2's most notable features were out-of-the-box support for OpenGL hardware-accelerated graphics (in addition to the traditional software renderer), and colored lighting effects. Games created on this engine technology include QUAKE II, Hexen II, Heretic II, Sin, Soldier Of Fortune, Half-Life, Kingpin and Anachronox.

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A Year in Review - Quarter Three
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A Year in Review - Quarter Three

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June through August Independent Games 2010 Releases.

IndieDB Video Spotlight - June 2010
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IndieDB Video Spotlight - June 2010

Jul 2, 2010 Spotlight Article 20 comments

Introducing the first IndieDB Spotlight video, jammed packed with umm well Indie games.

Mod Video Spotlight - October 2008
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Mod Video Spotlight - October 2008

Nov 2, 2008 Spotlight Article 30 comments

With October well behind us, it's time to reflect on an Unreal month!

Mods of 2006 - Player's Choice
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Mods of 2006 - Player's Choice

Jan 13, 2007 2006 Mod of the Year Awards Article 81 comments

80,000 votes. 4,000 mods. Over the course of 2 months, gamers from across the globe came together to decide which mods rank as the epitome of what our...

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Released Dec 5, 1997
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