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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UFO: Alien Invasion
UFO: Alien Invasion

91% - UFO: Alien Invasion Indie

8 months ago Released Dec 30, 2003 Single & Multiplayer Turn Based Strategy

It is the year 2084. You control a secret organization charged with defending Earth from a brutal alien enemy. Build up your bases, prepare your soldiers...

DDay Normandy
DDay Normandy

86% - DDay Normandy Indie

1 year ago Released May 16, 2007 Multiplayer First Person Shooter

DDay Normandy is a fun, addictive online multiplayer and offline singleplayer botmatch 3dshooter game. Axis vs Allied Currently there are 7 different...

Quake 2
Quake 2

94% - Quake 2

6 months ago Released Dec 6, 1997 Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter

Quake 2 is another classic from id software.While not modded quite as much as it's predecessor or Q3A, it is still a blast to play and the mod's on offer...

Soldier of Fortune
Soldier of Fortune

94% - Soldier of Fortune

1 year ago Released Mar 7, 2000 Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter

Soldier of Fortune is a first-person action shooter title from Raven Software. You play a soldier-for-hire who must travel to some of the world's most...

Kingpin: Life of Crime
Kingpin: Life of Crime

82% - Kingpin: Life of Crime

2 years ago Released Jun 28, 1999 Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter

Rise to the top of your own gang of thugs, and then take on the street’s top dog, the Kingpin. You wake up in a dumpster only to realize you’re now in...

Daikatana
Daikatana

59% - Daikatana

1 year ago Released May 2, 2000 Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter

Daikatana is a 3D first-person action game developed by ION Storm. Daikatana contains a unique story, a vast amount of diverse environments to explore...

Heretic II
Heretic II

80% - Heretic II

2 years ago Released Oct 27, 1998 Single & Multiplayer Adventure

This new perspective on the Heretic/HeXen universe was the biggest critical success in Raven Software's storied history. With dozens of awards and numerous...

SiN
SiN

91% - SiN

1 year ago Released Nov 9, 1998 Single Player First Person Shooter

Ten years ago in 2027, the city of Freeport was on the verge of collapse. The inefficient and under manned police forces were losing in the long hard...

Anachronox
Anachronox

86% - Anachronox

2 years ago Released Jun 26, 2001 Single Player Role Playing

Anachronox is a 3D role-playing game produced by Tom Hall and developed by Ion Storm. It runs on a slightly modified version of the Quake 2 engine, featuring...

Dust Sparks
Dust Sparks

63% - Dust Sparks Indie

2 years ago Released Feb 15, 2012 Single Player First Person Shooter

Dust Sparks is a fisrt person shooter,is inspired by dreams,putting the player in odd places at once as well known... Using the Id Tech 2 Dust Sparks...

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Quake 2
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UFO: Alien Invasion Indie Single & Multiplayer Turn Based Strategy
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Daikatana Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter
DDay Normandy
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Anachronox
Anachronox Single Player Role Playing
Kingpin: Life of Crime
Kingpin: Life of Crime Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter
Dust Sparks
Dust Sparks Indie Single Player First Person Shooter
SiN
SiN Single Player First Person Shooter
Soldier of Fortune
Soldier of Fortune Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter