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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American McGee's Alice

American McGee's Alice American McGee's Alice

Updated 1 month ago Released Oct 4, 2000 Single Player Adventure

Step into the dark world of American McGee's twisted retelling of Alice in Wonderland.

Call of Duty

Call of Duty Call of Duty

Updated 9 months ago Released Oct 24, 2003 Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter

Call of Duty puts players in the shoes of a foot soldier in the American, British, and Russian armies during the Second World War. These soldiers aren't...

Call of Duty: United Offensive

Call of Duty: United Offensive Call of Duty: United Offensive

Updated 9 months ago Released Sep 6, 2004 Single & Multiplayer First Person Shooter

The war that changed the world rages on, with 13 all-new single-player missions, 11 new multiplayer maps, and more intense action than ever before. Award-winning...

Dark Salvation

Dark Salvation Dark Salvation Indie

Updated 1 year ago Released Jul 28, 2009 Single Player First Person Shooter

Dark Salvation is about a woman named Talia who is possessed with an object called the Spirit Crystal. Her parents released the Lucafix demon through...

Heavy Metal: F.A.K.K. 2

Heavy Metal: F.A.K.K. 2 Heavy Metal: F.A.K.K. 2

Updated 1 year ago Released Aug 2, 2000 Single Player First Person Shooter

Heavy Metal: F.A.K.K.² (FAKK2) is a third-person shooter computer game made by Ritual Entertainment in 2000. A sequel to the Heavy Metal 2000 animated...

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ibz
ibz Sep 12 2008, 7:20pm says:

is it open source?

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Ixnari
Ixnari Dec 17 2008, 4:06pm replied:

It is, indeed.

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Bosconian
Bosconian May 19 2008, 4:37pm says:

I love this engine, its the best to play online.
Best feeling

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viper276
viper276 May 6 2008, 12:46pm says:

Good engine

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MrTambourineMan
MrTambourineMan Apr 6 2008, 8:48am says:

Cool seminar from celestial impact game programmer who talks about the workings of Q3 engine. It took place at Swedish Game Awards : Fz.se

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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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