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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2.4 Released
UFO: Alien Invasion

2.4 Released

May 5, 2012 UFO: Alien Invasion 6 comments

The UFO: Alien Invasion development team is proud to announce the release of UFO:Alien Invasion version 2.4.

Android port available in market
UFO: Alien Invasion

Android port available in market

May 20, 2011 UFO: Alien Invasion 5 comments

UFO:Alien Invasion (2.4-dev) Android port available in market

CaveExpress
Game

CaveExpress

Nov 10, 2013 1 comment

A new game I'm working on is now available for Android.

CMC Field Ops – Ready For Deployment!
OverDose

CMC Field Ops – Ready For Deployment!

Nov 16, 2010 OverDose 9 comments

Introducing the CMC Field Ops Class... A little less murder, a little more 'tash?

Creating Next Gen Art
OverDose

Creating Next Gen Art

Aug 28, 2011 OverDose 5 comments

Lets create some next gen artwork for OverDose, using some old string, an empty washing up bottle and a packet of Smarties.

DDay Normandy 2 Alpha teaser pics and download
DDay Normandy

DDay Normandy 2 Alpha teaser pics and download

May 19, 2013 DDay Normandy 3 comments

DDay Normandy is still being worked on! DDay Normandy 2 is in Alpha stage. We need - Mappers, Coders, Skinners, Modelers

DDay Normandy Released on Desura
DDay Normandy

DDay Normandy Released on Desura

Aug 12, 2012 DDay Normandy 3 comments

Axis vs Allied, an online multiplayer and offline singleplayer botmatch FPS.

Designing A Ravaged Planet And Its Inhabitants
OverDose

Designing A Ravaged Planet And Its Inhabitants

Jul 22, 2009 OverDose 0 comments

Let's take a look at the world in which OverDose is set, as well as its inhabitants...

Destroying What You Build
OverDose

Destroying What You Build

Mar 27, 2009 OverDose 20 comments

Building a world is only half the battle... Destroying it is where the fun is at!

Development Update
OverDose

Development Update

Mar 5, 2011 OverDose 10 comments

New info on OverDose, including Cross Processing (Colour Grading).

Evolution Of Design Part One – Building Terrain
OverDose

Evolution Of Design Part One – Building Terrain

Feb 17, 2009 OverDose 8 comments

Part One of our mini documentary series, where we talk about the development and creation of OverDose.

First Person Arm Models+Texture
OverDose

First Person Arm Models+Texture

Dec 18, 2010 OverDose 5 comments

New OverDose First Person Arm models, plus now you can view all our models in real time, right in your own browser! Sweet!

Improved Air Combat
UFO: Alien Invasion

Improved Air Combat

Jun 13, 2012 UFO: Alien Invasion 6 comments

The UFO:AI development team is proud to announce that we made the first steps towards a new improved air combat system.

IndieGoGo Campaign, Open Source And More!
OverDose

IndieGoGo Campaign, Open Source And More!

Jun 28, 2012 OverDose 3 comments

As many of you know, the IndieGoGo campaign has ended and we have failed to meet our goal by… Well, by quite a margin.

Interview #2
OverDose

Interview #2

Feb 22, 2009 OverDose 7 comments

Indie Devs sit down with Team Blur for an interview on an upcoming project called "OverDose". A promising Indie game with a heavily re-made Quake 2 Engine...

Interview with the "UFO:AI" team~
UFO: Alien Invasion

Interview with the "UFO:AI" team~

Feb 9, 2012 UFO: Alien Invasion 4 comments

Join mattn and geever, the lead programmers for "UFO: Alien Invasion", as they share their experience about working on this free open-source game, overcoming...

It's great to be here!
Game

It's great to be here!

Jul 2, 2012 7 comments

Now that OpenKatana is finally on Moddb and in the public spotlight, what does it mean for development? Well let's find out!

Jackhammer: new cross-platform level editor (public alpha)
Game

Jackhammer: new cross-platform level editor (public alpha)

Jan 23, 2014 68 comments

Jackhammer is a brand new level editor for games with a quake-style BSP architecture (Half-Life, Quake, Quake II). The aim is to develop a convenient...

Linux Game News chose UFO: Alien Invasion as the best open-source game
UFO: Alien Invasion

Linux Game News chose UFO: Alien Invasion as the best open-source game

Sep 24, 2012 UFO: Alien Invasion 5 comments

Linux Game News chose UFO: Alien Invasion as the best open-source game in their turn-based strategy category.

Meet… The Infiltrator
OverDose

Meet… The Infiltrator

Sep 3, 2010 OverDose 15 comments

Well, what can I say…? OverDose has a LOT of media coming your way in the next few months, but we won’t just be releasing it all in one go… Instead, its...

New Aliens
UFO: Alien Invasion

New Aliens

Jun 26, 2012 UFO: Alien Invasion 4 comments

The UFO:AI development team is proud to announce that new aliens arrived on the battlefield!

New Animation Videos + HUD Talk
OverDose

New Animation Videos + HUD Talk

Apr 10, 2011 OverDose 28 comments

New animation videos, and I ramble on a bit about the current trend of gaming...

New Detail Texturing Added
OverDose

New Detail Texturing Added

Jun 6, 2010 OverDose 5 comments

New per pixel detail texturing preview - See for yourself if it makes a difference?

New Quake II map in development
Quake 2

New Quake II map in development

Jul 30, 2014 Quake 2 0 comments

During the past couple of weeks, I've been working on a new map for Quake II with a custom texture set.

New Scriptable Particle & FX System
OverDose

New Scriptable Particle & FX System

Sep 4, 2013 OverDose 1 comment

A new Particle and FX system? Oh hell, yes please! :D

New Site URL And Update Features
OverDose

New Site URL And Update Features

May 25, 2010 OverDose 15 comments

New Site URL, new features, the lions, the tigers, oh my...

New soldier models & UI Update
UFO: Alien Invasion

New soldier models & UI Update

May 30, 2012 UFO: Alien Invasion 2 comments

The UFO:AI development team is proud to announce that we have finally merged the new soldier models into 2.5-dev version.

News Update
UFO: Alien Invasion

News Update

May 20, 2012 UFO: Alien Invasion 2 comments

The UFO:AI development team is proud to announce the launch of the UFO:AI Facebook page. Its the first step of our new marketing measures - please like...

OverDose - Don't Re-invent The Wheel, Smooth It Over
OverDose

OverDose - Don't Re-invent The Wheel, Smooth It Over

Apr 5, 2012 OverDose 3 comments

Don't Re-invent The Wheel, Smooth It Over... Plus the soundtrack is now available!

OverDose Closes In On Last 20 Days Of IndieGoGo Campaign!
OverDose

OverDose Closes In On Last 20 Days Of IndieGoGo Campaign!

May 28, 2012 OverDose 11 comments

Well, time sure comes around fast these days. Seems like only the other day we started the OverDose funding project on IndieGoGo, yet here I am talking...