Previously called the "QUAKE 3 Engine" and one of the most successful licensed engines in history, id Tech 3 was the engine used to create games such as Quake II Arena, Return to Castle Wolfenstein and Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix. id Tech 3 introduced shaders, curved surfaces, 32-bit color, special effects, bleeding-edge networking and super-smooth speedy hardware rendering.

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What better way to end a stressful working week than with a fistful of freedom! This week we have three fresh faces for everyone to enjoy along with an old favorite!

OpenArena is a community-produced deathmatch first person shooter with a slew of game modes and a small arsenal of weapons - all the better to shoot with! Expect this shortcut to stay on your desktop for the foreseeable future! If gibbing is not your cup of tea why not give One Night 4 a go? ON4 is the long awaited sequel in the award winning horror series. It is the ultimate test of skill for fans of classic survival horror.

 


Up next on the freedom fun wheel is ONE DAY for Ched, a free hardcore corridor shooter. Blast your way through hordes of baddies slinging one liners and kicking some rear-end! Finally why not give Boson X -a new rotational runner - a spin? 
Quantum jump from plank to plank as you hit critical velocity! How far can you go?

 

Come back next week as we roll out another foursome of freebies for the freedom admiring gamer!

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ice_trey
ice_trey Mar 29 2011, 1:46pm says:

prob the best game engine ever, just look at all the varied games thats based on it 8and then look at how many, or few, games thats built on the sad Xray engine lol.....)

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RangerC
RangerC Mar 8 2011, 11:48am says:

WE LOVE YOU ID SOFTWAREEEEEEEE!

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Cremat0r
Cremat0r Sep 9 2010, 1:54am says:

Oh man, that's beautiful..
Quake 3:A, Wolfenstein: ET, CoD 1 and 2...
All these awesome games!

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Evulant
Evulant Aug 14 2010, 9:48am says:

I know it is a stupid question, but where can i get the engine? If i want to modify and build a game on it, do i have to own quake 3 then? I only found one result with google on fileshack, v1.32b.
Is this the ENGINE source? Im not sure about this.

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hogsy
hogsy Nov 28 2010, 7:59am replied: +2 votes     reply to comment
aresfiend
aresfiend Aug 10 2010, 1:34am says:

How do I get the engine? I am interested in making my own game using the Q3 engine but cannot find the tech level 1,2, or 3 downloads.

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hogsy
hogsy Nov 28 2010, 1:58pm replied: +2 votes     reply to comment
asvigny
asvigny Aug 6 2010, 7:01pm says:

Quakes mapping program (radiant) is incredibly difficult to use....

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Justin123991
Justin123991 Apr 17 2010, 10:10am says:

How to I download this to make my own game?

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gert7
gert7 Aug 16 2010, 3:03pm replied:

id Software website. Right side bar.

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Awesome lighting effects, a huge particles system, nice t&l and a really dynamical-gameplay, one of the best engines made by id tech.

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